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I have been given crutches for a grade 2 ankle sprain, with a partial ligament tear. How long should I be on crutches? When do I need to weight bare?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: 6 weeks +/-

A grade ll is serious enough that a good 6 wks is about right.
Doing 2 much 2 soon can jeopardize ur best chance of a good outcome.

In brief: 6 weeks +/-

A grade ll is serious enough that a good 6 wks is about right.
Doing 2 much 2 soon can jeopardize ur best chance of a good outcome.
Dr. Peter Ihle
Dr. Peter Ihle
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry

In brief: You need to

Follow the guidance of your treating doctor.

In brief: You need to

Follow the guidance of your treating doctor.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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