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Doctor thinks I have chip in my ankle have to get xray i sprained it 6 months ago it popped today and it really hurt it swelled and bruised how to fix?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: You need to

Follow up with yor doctor, as he has the xrays and can perform a clinical exam. In the meantime, apply ice, try and stay off the foot, keep it elevated.

In brief: You need to

Follow up with yor doctor, as he has the xrays and can perform a clinical exam. In the meantime, apply ice, try and stay off the foot, keep it elevated.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Need exam

The pop may indicate a tendon or ligament tear or a further break.
Need to be seen asap. Use ice, elevation and a compression wrap until seen.

In brief: Need exam

The pop may indicate a tendon or ligament tear or a further break.
Need to be seen asap. Use ice, elevation and a compression wrap until seen.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry

In brief: Have it evaluated.

Popping may indicate a ligament or tendon injury.
An MRI may be of benefit in diagnosing your pathology. Discuss you option with your doctor. There are conservative and surgical options available.

In brief: Have it evaluated.

Popping may indicate a ligament or tendon injury.
An MRI may be of benefit in diagnosing your pathology. Discuss you option with your doctor. There are conservative and surgical options available.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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