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How long do docs recommend i should i sit out for high ankle sprain?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Not enough info: This question needs to be answered by an orthopedist after evaluating your ankle.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 22 years experience
Have it evaluated.: If you have significant pain, you should rest the area. Ankle braces do help support the area by applying compression and restricting the range of motion. Consult with your physician as to whether or not and how long you should use an ankle brace for your type of injury. You should limit aggressive play if you have any significant pain when weight bearing.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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