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Franklin, AL
A 59-year-old female asked:

For the pass two days my left ankle on the inside has been swollen and sore there is a red area and it feels warm at times. hard to wear anything but crocs?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 37 years experience
Sprain/fracture: An imaging study and examination are recommended. An alternative is urgent care, and in the meantime, rest, elevate the ankle, ice the area and use Motrin for pain control. If the skin is draining, an infection is likely and should be treated.

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