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I Sprained My Knee Two Weeks Ago Is It Normal For My Ankle To Swell
Yes: The inflammation and bleeding can travel down via gravity and settle in the ankle and foot. Many people that have a knee replacement will develop bruising in the bottom of the foot. If there is any calf pain/swelling or pain/swelling in the opper leg, you need to get it checked. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A sprain is a medical term that describes an injury to soft tissue structures in the area. Common examples are a lumbar sprain, in which you might injure muscles in your back; or an ankle sprain in which you could injure ligaments about the ankle. Sprains can be from mild to severe, and so ...Read more
No unless you are a: runner or athlete, who may have fractured the fibula. Residual pain from knee to ankle is an early symptom of fibular hairline fracture, followed by bowing of the leg and instability of the ankle joint. Other possibilities include partially torn ankle crucial ligament, nerve entrapment (tibial nerve impingement) or soleus muscle injury. Please see an Orthopedist or Sports Medicine expert ASAP. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've recently sprained my ankle about two months ago,and now on the same leg my knee just doesn't feel right,unstable. Is it related to my ankle?
Can be: I'd recommend a visit to a doctor to have both areas examined. ...Read more
What to do if i sprained my right knee over the weekend and my right ankle is swollen, is that normal?
Sometimes: When you injure the knee you get swelling to the injured area and forces of gravity will pull it down the leg. Also, its possible you injured your ankle at the same time and didn't realize it. ...Read more
I crashed longboarding and i sprained my ankle.From my knee down my leg swelled up most of the swelling went don't but there is still a hard bump ?
Grde 3 high ankle sprain on my L side in Jan'17. 4 mos later L knee pops all the time (never used to). Rubbery sensation underneath kneecap. Normal?
No: Not normal. It is possible that in the same injury in which you injured your ankle, perhaps you also injured your knee. I would not hesitate to be seen for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Hi. Sprained my ankle two months ago. Started running and today I woke up with extreme pain in the same ankle. Pain shoots up to knee when weight bear?
Sprained ankle 5/2 felt something snap the other day pain unbearable non weight bearing xray normal pain moving up the leg to just under the knee
More eval/testing: With that type of pain, you will benefit from a very detailed exam to uncover the cause of your symptoms. It's difficult to advise you of the potential problem with this very brief description. If x-rays are normal and the diagnosis is in doubt, then an MRI is often the next best test. For now, it sounds like crutches while upright, rest, ice and elevation would be wise before seeing a physician. ...Read more
What could I do about overpronation of right ankle from unhealed sprained ankle injury and normal pronation of left foot. Left knee clicks a lot?
Orthotics or brace: It is important that how your foot comes in contact with the ground that the weight is distributed evenly and not creating imbalance in the joints above, including the ankle. Consider the use of an orthotic and/or ankle brace that keeps the back of the foot (rearfoot bones) aligned and in a more efficient biomechanical position. Visit the podiatrist for a complete evaluation and assessment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I received a cortisone shot 4 days ago in my nervE sprained my ankle and he said tarsal tunnel is it normal to have my foot up to my knee to be cold?
Can you specify: Where you received the cortisone shot?.....was that given by the ankle? In the region of the tarsal tunnel? The coldness you are feeling up to your knee may possibly be neuropathy caused by a radiculopathy. I would suggest an Emg/NCV study to rule out a "double crush syndrome" it's possible you have both a tarsal tunnel and a radiculopathy. I don't think your coldness is related to shot. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more