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Broken fibula right above ankle 5 weeks ago. Cast came off after 4 weeks. Leg and foot swelling and still painful. Should I be worried?

Keep it elevated. Keep the affected part elevated whenever feasible. Try to keep the affected raised at night. It should subside with time. If three weeks later, it is not improving, it would be time to see your doctor.
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Post fracture edema. No not necessarily. It might make you feel better if you call your doctor and see if there is anything that you can do to help with the swelling and also reduce pain. Read more...