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A 32-year-old member asked:

what to do to take the swelling down on my surgically repaired ankle?

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Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
Podiatry 38 years experience
Swelling: Swelling after surgery and more in ankle and feet for reasons like gravity and distance from heart. Elevation, compression, rest and ice will help but swelling is expected after surgery.

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Last updated Feb 2, 2016

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