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Inner left ankle is bruised and numb. What is wrong?

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My inner left ankle is bruised in 2 places and is numb, I have pains in my shin but I'm able to walk on it. What is wrong?
Posted Sat, 9 Nov 2013 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Answered by Dr. R.A. Singh 2 days later
Brief Answer:
It can be a soft tissue injury.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for writing your query.

It will be helpful if you give more information on :-
1. Any history of injury or fall?
2. Any evidence of insect bite?
3. Any rashes present?
4. Any recent history of fever?

It will be more helpful if you upload an image of your left ankle. You can use the site's uploader to upload images.

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