A 17-year-old male asked:
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walked on inured tendons/ligaments for 2yrs, and my arch dropped, other parts of my foot are sore. if i get surgery will i be able to play sports again?

2 doctor answers
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
Discuss: You have to discuss possible outcome with your surgeon or get 2 nd opinion. Exam of your foot is the key to the answer.
Answered on May 16, 2013
Dr. Thomas Inwood
35 years experience Podiatry
Injury: First an exam and x rays are in order. Seek the assistance of a podiatrist . Good luck.
Answered on Sep 9, 2013

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