A 35-year-old female asked:
I partially tore 2 ligaments in my foot 9 weeks ago. i am experiencing pain and have fluid retention. i never saw an orthopaedic, should i consult 1?
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Pathology 49 years experience
Primary care MD: Start with your primary care provider physician. S/he may be able to advise and if needed, refer you to an orthopedist.
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MRI scan: If your ligaments have not healed after 9 weeks there might be other issues present, it would be advisable to see an orthopaedic foot surgeon and he will be able to order a mri scan for you to diagnosis the problem.
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Last updated Jun 14, 2018
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