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Swelling Bruising Ankle
Busted my shins really bad...no breaks in skin, however redness, some warmth and a little swelling...bruising of ankles has occurred. What say you?
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
Fibula break with ligament tear. Pain with severe swelling and bruising. Now ankle and top off foot numb. Is this from swelling?
Fibula break with li: Yes, the nerves are compressed because of the swelling and the foot can become numb. Get off your foot, elevate it, use crutches so that there is no weight on this foot asap and get treated either with a soft cast for a few days than a hard cast or surgery, let your orthopedist decide depending on the x-rays either way you should not put any weight on this limb or you can dislocate the fracture. ...Read more
I have swelling and bruising in my ankle and shin withoutinjury. With elevation, the swelling eases but does not go completely. What should I do?
What can I do if i've had a fractured bone in my leg and I am having severe swelling and bruising in my ankle?
Went over my ankle last week and I know it isn't broke but its painful to stretch. No bruising or swelling.. Just painful to move.
R.I.C.E: Rest, ice, compression, and elevation are appropriate treatments for an ankle sprain. I don't know the mechanism of injury or any other details about your injury, but it is possible you have a fracture. One cannot tell just by looking at the ankle. I suggest you have it examined and see if the clinician recommends and xray to check for a fracture. ...Read more
Jumped from 4ft 6 wks ago & landed on ankle. started p.t & after each appoint. more bruising/swelling occurred. @ last appoint it snapped again ?
Is it possibe to break your ankle by twisting it inwards? friend accidentally twisted mine inwards and now i got bruising and swelling and major pain.
If you roll your ankle inwards then can't stand on it for 10min now have bruise ans small swelling its painful but i can walk on it what have i done
See a podiatrist: Get it examined to find out why there is pain. ...Read more
Hi , my ankle has been in pain . It started to hurt on Friday afternoon at work . I don't know what I did to it . No swelling or bruising .
I fell 10ft while hiking 1week ago and landed on with my ankle folded underneath me and it popped no swelling or bruising but pain around ankle
Bruise below ankle with a little bit of swelling and no pain. No blunt hit to area. Not from physical activity. Few spots of red. Is this normal?
Yes: It could be irritation from shoe gear. If it's not painful it should resolve in a few days. ...Read more
Pain in front of ankle, midline. No bruising, mild swelling. Occurred spontaneously (no "injury event."). Can walk, but w/ pain. Possible causes?
11 days ago I fell on my ankle. Nothing twisted-I could walk with no pain, but bad bruising. Still some swelling. How long should I expect swelling?
My ankle it feels like it needs to pop. I have no bruising or swelling.I had no injuries to my ankle. I popped it n it seems to go away then come back?
Ankle popping: sounds like a tendon that is moving over a boney prominence. now why is this happening if you have had no injury? perhaps you have a condition of laxity of your ligaments. you should see a foot and ankle specialist. ...Read more