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My Ankle Is Swollen But Doesn T Hurt
My ankle is still swollen but doesn't hurt to walk unless bent the wrong way. Haven't seen a doc and it's been 2 weeks. What to do?
Ankle support: use an ankle brace for two more weeks. If not improving then, see the doc ...Read more
2 days ago I stepped in a hole on the street and hurt my ankle it is still very swollen but doesn't hurt that much. How can I bring the swell down?
Swollen ankle: fill two buckets with water . one hot from the tap and the other cold with ice. Soak 30 seconds hot then immediately soak 30 seconds cold. Then repeat one or two more times. Do this two or three times a day and the swelling will decrease quickly. ...Read more
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've tweaked my ankle a month ago, it doesn't hurt but is still kinda swollen, what does this mean?
A couple months about I tripped and sprained my ankle. It doesn't hurt anymore but my ankle is always swollen/ larger than my left one. What do I do?
Damaged goods.: A "couple" of months may not be enough time for your ankle to heal sufficiently enough for swelling to no longer be present. Sprains can cause soft tissue damage that in turn makes the ankle somewhat unstable. The swelling is a mechanism to deal with this. An ankle brace, heat and elevation may speed things along. To remove all doubt, have your ankle examined by a specialist. ...Read more
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?
When i landed yesterday from the horse i felt a pain in my ankle and today it hurts when i walk it isn't swollen and touching it doesn't hurt
See MD: See a doctor to be examined at your earliest convenience. ...Read more
My ankle is swollen but i didn't hurt some possiblilities of how my ankle is swollen all of a sudden?
Many reasons.....: Sudden swelling of any joint without injury may be caused by many things. It is best to get a consultation, x-rays, circulation tests, etc. Common causes are gout and tendonitis. Again, it is best to get a consultation correlating history and physical findings. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My ankle is swollen and it hurts to walk on it. It didn't hurt this morning but now it hurts. What's wrong with it?
I hurt my ankle 6 moths ago and thought it was minor so I didn't do anything. Now, it is still swollen and hurts sometimes?
ER/UC now!: You may have a fracture of the bones of the ankle- get to the ER or UC clinic. ...Read more
What causes sharp pain at the back of my ankle? The pain comes and goes and when I have the pain it hurts so bad i can't walk on it. Its not swollen
Sorry: We are not allowed to answer questions to minors. Have parent or older friend ask on your behalf. ...Read more
I think I sprained my ankle three days ago. The ankle has remained swollen even now. But it doesn't hurt at all -- just a little tender.?
I was playing basket ball and I was kicked above my ankle an it's swollen and when I touch it it hurts?
My ankle bent sideways when i stepped off a 1 in gradient. It's not swollen or black and blue, but it hurts if i turn it sideways. How should I treat?
Injury: An injury such as a sprained ankle will cause bruising and swelling ...Read more