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Would I need a cast for ankle sprain and tendonitis?
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: If severe
Usually, a cam walker boot or an ankle brace are more common.
Casts are usually saved for a more severe case.

In brief: If severe
Usually, a cam walker boot or an ankle brace are more common.
Casts are usually saved for a more severe case.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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2 doctors agree
In brief: Sometimes
Depending on the degree of injury a cast for immobilization may be needed.

In brief: Sometimes
Depending on the degree of injury a cast for immobilization may be needed.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
In brief: An option.
Casts are an excellent way to immobilize the foot and ankle.

In brief: An option.
Casts are an excellent way to immobilize the foot and ankle.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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