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Duncanville, TX
A 37-year-old female asked:

Left ankle sprain now my right knee is in pain when i sit and walk. been alternating cane to keep pressure off ankle and knee. is the knee pain from overusing it? what assistive device do you recommend.?

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Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Yes the knee pain maybe due to compensatory changes in your walking. Try crutches . Can get a pair at a medical supply store.

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Last updated Nov 19, 2017

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