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It hurts all around my ankle & when I step on it there's a sharp pain in my tibia, ankle, and foot. If I bend my foot it hurts bad. My ankle gives out?

What did you do: Tap on the tibia and see if vibration causes pain. If yes, need x-ray. If no, sit on chair wit bad ankle across other knee(figure 4). Gently draw the alphabet with bad foot. Focus on letters that hurt. Two times a day for three days, if no better, see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have sharp pain from my buttocks all the way down my left leg sometimes it hurts to sit stand or bend...What could it be?

I have sharp pain from my buttocks all the way down my left leg sometimes it hurts to sit stand or bend...What could it be?

Sciatica?: You are desscribing a condition called sciatica. This is an irritation of the sciatic (cy-attic) nerve as it come off your lower spine. This can be due to disc protrusion or arthritis or instability of the vertebrae. Usually treated with rest, heat or ice, anti-inflammatories and keeping the knees bent slightly. May need parenteral anti-inflammatories and pain meds and pt. See your pcp.Google. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in my Achilles area when I bend my foot certain ways?

Tendonitis: Achilles area pain often is tendonitis. If the tendon is tender to the touch, esp. more than the opposite side, then it's probably the Achilles. Consider causes (exercise, poor footwear, etc.) and try to avoid exacerbating factors. Rest, ice, a short-course of NSAIDs, better shoes would be considerations. If I can be of future help, then join my care team at www.healthtap.com/dr-clarkeholmes ...Read more

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Tkr may8 manipulation aug21. Bend 120 however pain medial knee- grabbing with weight bearing at times.Leg held up and as lowered same sharp pain?

Tkr may8 manipulation aug21. Bend 120 however pain medial knee- grabbing with weight bearing at times.Leg held up and as lowered same sharp pain?

Scar tissue: This is still remaining iritated tissue within the knee. Keep up your exercise and range of motion and this will eventually go away. Use topical antiinflammatory gels or liquid to apply where to have pain. It is not pain that indicates and problem with your prosthesis. ...Read more

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Sharp pain right behind the knee on the back of my leg, it mainly hurts when i bend my leg or sit long but does not hurt when i walk. What is this

Sharp pain  right behind the knee on the back of my leg, it mainly hurts when i bend my leg or sit long   but does not hurt  when i walk. What is this

See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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I have had leg and back pain for over a month. My leg aches all the time and when I beND forward a get a sharp pain in my hip and lower back and buttocks region?

I have had leg and back pain for over a month. My leg aches all the time and when I beND forward a get a sharp pain in my hip and lower back and buttocks region?

Arthritis vs sciatic: get X-rays of hip/low back then mdi to show tissue/joint or lumbar disc protrusion. get labs to check for low iron levels , if resultless legs. never smoke which degenerates bones/joints plus cancer. ...Read more

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What could cause a sharp pain on the outside of my ankle that comes and goes?

What could cause a sharp pain on the outside of my ankle that comes and goes?

Several things: You could have a mild sprain that when stressed hurts. You could have an inpingment of the peroneal nerve,. ...Read more

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I have a very sharp pain in my ankles when i walk short distances and rollerblade. What to do?

I have a very sharp pain in my ankles when i walk short distances and rollerblade. What to do?

Get ankles evaluated: Sharp pains in the ankles with activity can be caused by numerous issues. This can be either a bone and joint issue or soft tissue, such as a tendon problem. My first suggestion would be to have your feet/ankles examined by a foot and ankle specialist, like a podiatrist to help find the reason for your pain. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in ankle while getting down/up in stairs?

My aching Ankle.: This could be any one of several problems. Pain deep in the ankle with weight bearing is of most concern. You would be best advised to have your ankle examined and x-rays taken to get to the root cause. This can only get worse without treatment. ...Read more