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Sprained ankle, X-ray taken & given air cast?

Sprained ankle, X-ray taken & given air cast?

Sprained Ankle: If the Xray was negative, then an air cast is appropriate treatment, to add support to the injured ligaments , to allow time to strengthen . Also elevation will help control swelling. ...Read more

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Pain under left ankle, for approx 1year hurts walking - bone X-ray was ok , what is this , thanks for any help !

Pain under left ankle, for approx 1year hurts walking - bone X-ray was ok , what is this , thanks for any help !

?tendonitis: Some soft tissue problems like chronic tendonitis do not show up on conventional xrays. Perhaps with such a chronic symptom you shoud see an orthopedic surgeon for diagnosis and he or she will decide whether an MRI would shed any light on the diagnosis and subsequent treatment. ...Read more

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Pain in my left ankle inner bone and travels under my foot throbbing pain making it hard for me to walk u coldness X-ray and blood tests done nothin?

Pain in my left ankle inner bone and travels  under my foot throbbing pain making it hard for me to walk u coldness  X-ray and blood tests done nothin?

Plantar Fasciitis?: If the pain is worse in the morning, making it difficult to walk, and is better after walking on it awhile or stretching out your calves, it might be plantar fasciitis. If you are a runner or participate in sports that require running or jumping, such as basketball, volleyball, or tennis, then plantar fasciitis is a good bet. Check with your orthopedic surgeon to make sure it isn't something worse. ...Read more

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Can you give a second opinion on this xray of left ankle? Normal?

Can you give a second opinion on this xray of left ankle? Normal?

I could give U my-: -interpretation of the films if i could C them. That would only tell U what i C on them, but a diagnosis needs a hands on exam. ...Read more

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I have pain in left ankle. Xray didn't show anything. What would be the next to find out the cause of pain. Not swollen or redness?

I have pain in left ankle. Xray didn't show anything. What would be the next to find out the cause of pain. Not swollen or redness?

Exam..Exam..History.: You need to have a thorough exam of your foot and ankle as well as a description of the pain, it's route, severity,and location. This is the type of information that is necessary to find the cause. ...Read more

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6 yo boy has localized pain a couple inches above left ankle for about 10 days. Dr. said to do Xray or wait 1 week. Risky to wait? Concern for tumor?

Need history &: physical findings to hazard a guess as to whether his localized pain is from tumor, trauma or infection. If he "twisted his ankle" 10 days ago, an X-ray would show disruption of the cortex of the tibia or fibula, if fractured. Is the pain on the medial or lateral side of his leg? Can he bear weight on that leg? Does he limp? Does the site have swelling, redness, heat or tenderness to touch? ...Read more

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I almost broke my left ankle and doc at ER had to look 2x at xray to confirm. Almost 3 weeks later and still in pain and huge ankle and foot?

I almost broke my left ankle and doc at ER had to look 2x at xray to confirm. Almost 3 weeks later and still in pain and huge ankle and foot?

Ankle pain: Please consider seeing your provider for an evaluation and a possible repeat X-ray of the ankle and/or possibly a bone scan to help detect fractures that are difficult to see on a plain X-ray ...Read more

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My husband has pain in his left ankle.Sometimes it becomes hot &swollen.He got an xray ¬hing is abnormal but with MRI a swollen thing inside bones?

My husband has pain in his left ankle.Sometimes it becomes hot &swollen.He got an xray &nothing is abnormal but with MRI a swollen thing inside bones?

Get evaluated: I would recommend getting evaluated by either a podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon. Many things can cause hot and swollen joints including infections. ...Read more