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Broken Medial Malleolus
What is bilateral focal involvement of the lateral plantar motor nerves at or distal to the superior border of the medial malleolus bilaterally?
I would not advice: The fracture may be treated with a short leg cast or a removable brace. Usually, you need to avoid putting weight on your leg for approximately 6 weeks. You will need to see your physician regularly for repeat x-rays to make sure the fracture does not change in position. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My tibialis posterior tendon has come out of its groove behind the medial malleolus is this even possible?
Anything is possible: This would be very uncommon. The tibialis posterior tendon is held in place by a very broad, strong compartmentalized ligament. It is possible you have ruptured the tendon or ligament. Do you have weakness on that side? Are there any other symptoms. Posterior tibial dysfunction is a serious problem. You should have a professional exam and imaging if necessary. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Broke medial malleolus in two places 7 weeks ago. Swelling overall going down but still tender and seeing swelling in heel area. Is this normal?
Yes: I must have been a substantial injury if broken in 2 places. Depending on the treatment performed this swelling and pain would not be unusual ...Read more
A week that I've had minor pain when i touch along the medial malleolus from inner left ankle; little swelling comes and goes..Worried its cancerous?
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