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A 50-year-old female asked:

Chronic ankle pain from old grade 3 sprain. doctor noted i've flat feet, high arch palete, hypermobility. i had recent surgery and developed a haematoma. why would i be referred me to rhuematologist to rule out all being connected?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
There are a number of syndromes associated with high arched palate and it would be prudent to rule out such systemic disorders. Please note that it does not have to be any of the disorders in the following link, but it will provide information: https://azdentist.com/conditions/high-arched-palate/#:~:text=High%2Darched%20palate%20refers%20to,that%20is%20present%20from%20birth. Wish you good health
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