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Sprained Ankle Symptoms
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
Depends: It depends on the severity of the ankle sprain. Minor sprains will cause pain and swelling. Ankle sprains can also cause varying degrees of bruising. If you have pain directly over your ankle bone or if your have difficulty walking, you may need an x-ray. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ankle Sprain: Ankle sprains are very common injuries. There's a good chance that while playing as a child or stepping on an uneven surface as an adult you sprained your ankle--some 25,000 people do it every day.? http://www.aofas.org/footcaremd/how-to/foot-injury/pages/how%20to%20care%20for%20a%20sprained%20ankle.aspx ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Went over on my ankle and think I've sprained it again. What are the symptoms of a sprained ankle?
Just how bad.: Sprained ankles will generally exhibit varying degrees of three symptoms. Pain, swelling and bruising. These symptoms may lead to varying degrees of inability to move the ankle as well as inability to bear weight. In some situations , a fracture of one or bones may accompany the sprain. ...Read more
What are the symptoms of peroneal nerve compressed? Can it occur from ankle sprain? Fibula possibly moved and pinched nerve.
Nerve impingement: Unlikely, that the fibular bone moved to pinch a nerve. The peroneal nerve (superficial peroneal nerve) is located in the skin and can be impinged through swelling resulting from an ankle sprain. The bone, ligaments, muscle, tendons are deeper than the skin, but the swelling associated with injury can cause shooting pain, burning, tingling, and numbness. Hope this helps. ...Read more