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I may need surgery on my ankle for a tendon rupture. When is surgery medically necessary?
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In brief: Couple of things
When there is chronic pain or instability.

In brief: Couple of things
When there is chronic pain or instability.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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In brief: Pain
When it is painful and does not allow you to walk or do activity with comfort and without pain and interferes with your lifestyle.

In brief: Pain
When it is painful and does not allow you to walk or do activity with comfort and without pain and interferes with your lifestyle.
Dr. Lorry Melnick
Dr. Lorry Melnick
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