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Ankle Air Cast
Would short ankle air cast help ankle tendonitis, pain more when going Down stairs/ circular swelling @ lateral area. AchePain progresses during day..
It's been six weeks since i broke my ankle and air boot cast and I have not put any weight on it during all this time. Coming back to doc today. Will i be able to start walking today? Thanks.
Should i cancel my orthopaedic appt weds for my ankle sprain? In air cast on crutches sore but not swollen.No breaks but xray showed s space
I sprained my ankle and was told to wear an air cast for the next week. It doesn't fit with my sneaker should I just not wear it at work?
Depends: It depends on how your ankle feels. Early mobilization of ankle sprains reduces the duration of symptoms. If you are able to walk on your ankle with minimal discomfort you might try forgoing the splint. If it is still really painful, you will want some type of support to help you make it through the work day on your feet. Remember to take breaks and elevate and ice your ankle throughout the day. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It depends: Your ortho r treating physician knows all the facts and, therefore, has the knoweledge to anser this question. ...Read more
I broke my Ankle, non-bearing weight bone, They put me in an air cast for 4 weeks&rest for 2 weeks,Ive rested 2 weeks but it still hurts why?
Syndesmosis injury?: You may have a slightly worse sprain than originally thought present with involvement of the thick ligament between the fibula and tibia just above the ankle joint (syndesmosis ligament). Often called a "high" ankle sprain as it involves more than the usual lower located ankle ligaments (ATFL/CFL) that go from the tip of the fibula to the talus and calcaneus (hindfoot). Ask your Physician to check ...Read more