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Hello docs, is ankle swelling a symptom of sciatica?

13 doctors weighed in
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

It is not related and not a symptom of sciatica.

In brief: No

It is not related and not a symptom of sciatica.
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Dr. Shari Schabowski
Your photo looks like you lower leg ankle and forefoot are swollen. History of gout? Is it painful? Which part? Was there an injury? Does the swelling extend higher up your leg or stop at lower leg?
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

No. Perhaps fluid retention, ankle instability or arthritis.

In brief: No

No. Perhaps fluid retention, ankle instability or arthritis.
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Swelling

No - it is a symptom of something else.

In brief: Swelling

No - it is a symptom of something else.
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