A 48-year-old member asked:
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how long does it take for mild sprained ankle to heal?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
3-6 weeks: Usually 3=6 weeks.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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Variable: It can be anything from 1- 2 months depending on how severe the sprain was.
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Depends: It depends on how it is treated and how bad of a sprain.

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