A 21-year-old female asked:
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ankle sprain 5 mths ago w/ instability and pain.ortho recommends pt for 4-6 wks & brace then mri if no improvement. chances this will require surgery?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Talk to ortho: In general, surgery is the last resort but whether you will need it or not depends on your recovery and disability.
Answered on Jan 21, 2019

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