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I had a trimalleolar fracture of my ankle 5 years ago that healed without surgery. I have always had pain, but recently its gotten much worse. Why?

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Dr. Chris Tonozzi
Family Medicine
6 doctors agree

In brief: Arthritis

You've probably got some arthritis building up in the joint.
X-rays and a consult with an orthopedist would be next steps.

In brief: Arthritis

You've probably got some arthritis building up in the joint.
X-rays and a consult with an orthopedist would be next steps.
Dr. Chris Tonozzi
Dr. Chris Tonozzi
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Postrauma arthritis

Tri malleolar frx are best treaedt with surgery early to reduce chance of late arthritis looks like you fall into that category.

In brief: Postrauma arthritis

Tri malleolar frx are best treaedt with surgery early to reduce chance of late arthritis looks like you fall into that category.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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In brief: Probably

early arthritis forming in the joint.
You should see your local Dr for evaluation and possible treatment options.

In brief: Probably

early arthritis forming in the joint.
You should see your local Dr for evaluation and possible treatment options.
Dr. Rajeev Sehgal
Dr. Rajeev Sehgal
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