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Ultrasound of foot showed 3/4 of a torn tendon. The whole ankle is swollen and has fluid all around. What's the next step? On celebrex (celecoxib) 200mg.Surgery?

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Dr. Martin Morell
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: It depends

If you had a strained ankle, how long ago it occur, which ligament is involved.
If recent, rest and ice with anti-inflammatory is the way to go.

In brief: It depends

If you had a strained ankle, how long ago it occur, which ligament is involved.
If recent, rest and ice with anti-inflammatory is the way to go.
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