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If I have a cut near my ankle and now my ankle is stuff, could I have caused my ankle bones to be infected?

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Dr. Larry Hayes
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle

In brief: Doubtful

It depends on alot of things.
How deep was the cut? Are you diabetic or vascular lay compromised?

In brief: Doubtful

It depends on alot of things.
How deep was the cut? Are you diabetic or vascular lay compromised?
Dr. Larry Hayes
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care

In brief: Yes

If the infection gets into bone called osteomyelitis would need long term antibiotic and also this causes increased pain in this area.

In brief: Yes

If the infection gets into bone called osteomyelitis would need long term antibiotic and also this causes increased pain in this area.
Dr. Vasu Brown
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