Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
145 Doctors are Online

Ankle swelling and weakness after a fracture - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 3397 Questions

User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i have ankle swelling and ankle weakness after a fracture 2 years ago
User :   i keep reinjuring it and it doesnt seem to get any better
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is this swelling persisting since 2 years
User :   the doctors dont see anything except for swelling but its painful
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was the last time around u injured
User :   when i fractured my ankle two years ago i had a cast on for two weeks and then no brace nor physical theraPY
Doctor :   \please type in small letters
User :   now i am going to physical therapy
User :   but its not getting any better and dr's cant seem to find a problem but i continue with pain and swelling
User :   i have had xrays and mri
User :   nothing seems to show
Doctor :   could u type in the xray and MRI report
User :   no its at the dr.
User :   all they said is they dont seem to find a problem
Doctor :   without any report a and clinical examination
Doctor :   it is difficult to comment on the current medical condition
User :   do you have any ideas?
Doctor :   do u have any active wound
Doctor :   i mean any discharge from the wound site
Doctor :   was there any surgeyr done

Doctor :   or the fracture reduced with cast
Question is related to
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor