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My fathers ankle has been swollen for over a few weeks, he says it doesn't hurt but it looks as if it is out of place. What can it possibly be?

My fathers ankle has been swollen for over a few weeks, he says it doesn't hurt but it looks as if it is out of place. What can it possibly be?

Read below: The swelling may be due to a mild ankle sprain, lymphedema ( swelling of the lymp nodes to the area) or the veins not being efficient to drain the swelling out of the area, or possibly a soft tissue growth. See your doctor or podiatrist for a more definitive answer. ...Read more

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My ankle is swollen after I badly rolled it on Tuesday, but it doesn't hurt, so can I run on it tomorrow?

My ankle is swollen after I badly rolled it on Tuesday, but it doesn't hurt, so can I run on it tomorrow?

Do this test: Let's assume you injured your left ankle. Stand on your right foot and hop to the right three times, going as far as you can with each hop. Stop at the landing spot after the third hop and change to stand on just your left foot. Now hop to the left three times as far as you can. If you cannot get to your starting point with the injured side, don't run. If you do run, wear an ankle support brace. ...Read more

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I was helping my mom with her lawn on Saturday and when I was done my ankle was very swollen, it's been 4 days and it's still swollen. It doesn't hurt?

I was helping my mom with her lawn on Saturday and when I was done my ankle was very swollen, it's been 4 days and it's still swollen. It doesn't hurt?

Tissue Reaction.: With only one ankle swollen, there is a distinct possibility that the swelling could be due to an unrealized insect bite. Another possibility is that overusing the ankle, especially on uneven turf, has strained the soft tissue elements of the ankle. The response would be swelling to stabilize the strained tissues. To remove all doubt, consult with a Healthtap specialist of your family doctor. ...Read more

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My ankle is swollen didn't sprain it and it doesn't hurt?

Swollen Ankles: Many things can cause ankle swelling from hypertension, to medications, vascular issues, too much alcohol etc. This is some thing that needs to be seen to diagnose to give better answer. ...Read more

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I have swollen ankles and ones bruised but it doesn't hurt. Should i just leave it alone?

Chronic issues: This could be from the venous insufficiency - check with a vascular surgeon or a podiatrist for proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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I rolled my r ankle doesn't hurt to walk but soon as I'm still it hurts & its swollen hurts wen I flex my foot or move my ankle I missed a step & roll?

Need to be examined: The extent of an ankle sprain is hard to determine. The amount of pain and swelling varies. You need to see a podiatrist or orthopod to determine if the ankle ligaments were seriously damaged, and have the ankle immobilized for a while ...Read more