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Swelling and sharp pain on fractured ankle?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management

In brief: Broken ankles

affect people of all ages.
The swelling, pain, inability to move, bruising are common symptoms due to the inflammation. It is a good sign of the body reparation process. The treatment is cast for 6-8 weeks, rest, drink a lots of water, pain and anti-inflammatory medications. The prognosis is good.

In brief: Broken ankles

affect people of all ages.
The swelling, pain, inability to move, bruising are common symptoms due to the inflammation. It is a good sign of the body reparation process. The treatment is cast for 6-8 weeks, rest, drink a lots of water, pain and anti-inflammatory medications. The prognosis is good.
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