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A 43-year-old female asked:

i severely sprained an ankle . atfl is not visible on the mri, likely due to a sprain 25 yrs ago. cfl is also "significantly compromised". will it heal well on its own or is surgery necessary? i'm interested in the best long term results.

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
I would have this: ankle evaluated by a Board Certified Orthopedist with Sub Specialty of FOOT/ANKLE treatment...sound like a surgical approach may well be indicated (CFL repair) Hope this is helpful! Dr Z

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