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How can I reduce swelling in my ankle?

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Dr. David Laha
Podiatry
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In brief: RICE

Rest, ice, compression and elevation.
Limit standing and walking as much as possible. Antiinflammatories can be helpful. Discuss with your doctor if symptoms persists. Dr l.

In brief: RICE

Rest, ice, compression and elevation.
Limit standing and walking as much as possible. Antiinflammatories can be helpful. Discuss with your doctor if symptoms persists. Dr l.
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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Also important to find the cause of the swelling. For example, if it's a drug's side effect that is causing swelling of the ankle, then taking the drug away will help...
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In brief: RICE

Rest, ice, compression, elevation.

In brief: RICE

Rest, ice, compression, elevation.
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