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Huge bruise ankle tripped. Can walk and run. It is swollen is it broken?

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In brief: Possible

Particularly if it's a break in the fibula, or smaller bone in the lower leg, you could walk on it even if it is broken.
The only way to be sure it's not is to get it x-rayed.

In brief: Possible

Particularly if it's a break in the fibula, or smaller bone in the lower leg, you could walk on it even if it is broken.
The only way to be sure it's not is to get it x-rayed.
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
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5 doctors agree

In brief: Probably Not

If you can walk and run with out pain, it probably is not broken.
To make sure you would need an x-ray.

In brief: Probably Not

If you can walk and run with out pain, it probably is not broken.
To make sure you would need an x-ray.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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