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Is It Bad To Walk On A Sprained Ankle
Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more
Depends on severity: It will depend on the severity and the support you are wearing during your recuperation. Have your ankle examined to determine what grade of sprain you have and what your treatment options are. Ask the doctor who is treating you if you if this affects your ability to dance. ...Read more
No: Get ankle examined and treated properly. Continuing to run before this heals may lead to oprlonged healing or even permanent damage. ...Read more
Yes it is: If doctor give you the permission to do that. ...Read more
Swollen ankle and foot redness around ankle (forgot to state in last question ). If it is sprain pretty bad would a walking boot work to help heal it?
Really swollen on the ankle bone. I can walk on it, but it's sore. Is my ankle ligament torn, or is it just a minor sprain, how can I tell?
Landed on a foot playing basketball and ankle made a pop sound and it hurt later that night, no swelling and it hurts bad to walk. sprained or broken?
Need eval: Without seeing you unable to tell. The fact that you have pain with walking is not a good sign. Best to see doctor for evaluation. Ice as much as possible to reduce pain and inflammation. Use OTC Ibuprofen or Naproxen for pain relief. Best of luck with this. Dr R ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Help my ankle is swollen is it broken or just sprained it kind of hurts when i walk on it but the pain is not that bad?
Need x-rays : You'd need plain films to determine if your ankle is broken, if you're still able to walk on it with minimal pain than the x-rays would be futile since the management would not change. You could have a fracture without ankle instability and this would be stable for you to walk on. If you are concerned that it may be broken, I would encourage you to see a doc and get images. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Twisted my ankle playing tennis, heard a crack. Can walk on the ankle. How do I know if it is broken?
Is it necessary to see a doctor for a sprained foot? I fell and now it hurts to walk on that foot and it is bruised and swollen. I have it elevated and ice packs about every thirty minutes. I cannot put full pressure on it to walk.
I fractured my foot on 16th have a splint on it. i been walking on the splint and the pain is getting worse, is it too soon to walk on it w/o crutches?
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
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