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A 26-year-old female asked:

Ankle bruise or something more? i misstep a week ago and inverted my foot. the ankle is ok, i could move it immediately. i took an x-ray and there seem to be no bone fractures. it hearts on walking below the ankle bone,lateral dorsal part of the foot?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Sprain: It sounds like an ankle sprain. RICE, or rest, ice, compression and elevation are the mainstay of treatment. Make sure you follow up with your doc for proper diagnosis and followup.

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Last updated Sep 11, 2020

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