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Persistent swelling after ankle sprain

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Suggest treatment for ankle sprain

I had sprained my right ankle about 3 months back. Although the pain and the swelling is gone, sometimes when I put too much strain on my ankle it hurts like the way it did when I sprained it. Could ...
 

Suggest treatmemt for ankle sprain and swelling

I am am male, 65 years old, 5'11", 221 pounds. A week ago I sprained my ankle severely. It has improved talthough I did do a lot of walking in Vegas, so that hindered the improvement. Nevertheless I can ...
 

Suggest treatment for swollen sprained ankle

I badly sprained my ankle 7 days ago and have compression bandage on, tripped with crutches and am having more swelling under bandage. Should I leave it on and just apply more ice? Having bad pain but it ...
 

Is it recommended to use braces for ankle sprain and why does it cause swelling?

After my fall on shin and spraining of ankle, I saw dr and ankle was xrayed. No break, but sprained .... Not painful, but very hard to touch. Brace is for ankle sprain. After I wear it awhile, my shin becomes very ...
 

Suggest treatment for ankle sprain with severe swelling

My ankle sprain with severe swelling is weeping liquid, is this ok? ...
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Swelling and tingling in the ankle. Sprained ankle?

I think I may have sprained my ankle a week ago. I play roller derby and haven t stopped skating. It only hurt the first two days (I stopped for those days) but the swelling went down but is a little ...
 

Sprained ankle, red streaks on foot. Will it persist?

Hi My son, sprained his ankle last week, which he has done a few times in the past in sports. This time there was much less swelling and bruising than usual, but he has a few narrow red streaks ...
 

Ankle injury, hamstring pain, swelling. Is it a sprain?

and what do I do? Also I had a bubble on the top of my foot after the sprain what could have cause this? ...Hi, I fell down a hill and landed on my ankle, it popped and was swollen to the size of a baseball ...
 

Sprained ankle, no swelling, limping pain

I rolled my ankle while hiking in the grand canyon about a week ago. I couldn t walk for about 2 hours but after those 2 hours I was limping just fine. There is no swelling but it still hurts extremely ...
 

Suggest treatment for ankle sprain

I spained my ankle Monday night and have a basketball tournament that I have scouts going to ...For the first 48 hours I iced and swelling has gone down. What else can I do, I have a brace I am wearing ...
 

How to cure sprained ankle ?

there is not as much swelling as I ve had in past ankle sprains but now I feel really nauseated and achy ...Hello! I sprained my ankle twice this morning: once while digging my car out of the snow ...
 

How to heal ankle sprain?

Had my ankle kicked out while playing rough with some guys 2 weeks ago. Fell and felt a twinge in ankle. Some minor immediate discomfort right away but minor. Next day felt minor soreness. Getting worse ...
 

Ankle sprain, swelling, bruising. Applied ice. Trouble healing?

Hi, I sprained my ankle last Sunday, I got an xray and the doctor told me it wasnt broken and that it was most likely a high ankle sprain. it has now been over a week and the swelling is still there. as well ...
 

What is the cause of cold feet and numbness after ankle sprain?

I went to the er on Wed. around 4am , they took xrays andbtold me my ankle was sprained. they gave me some pain medication and a plastic ankle brace. they told me to use the RICE method , and I have ...
 

Persistent swelling on the top of the ankle after treatment for avulsion fracture and sprained ankle. Is it due to ligaments?

Hi - I fell and sprained my ankle and received an avulsion fracture 5 weeks ago. Went to a urgent ... have avulsion fracture and sprained ankle . Put me in an aircast, used crutches for 4 weeks now I can ...
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Swollen ankle due to sprain.
hi, Thank you for your query, i hope my suggestion helps. Apply ice cube to the part to reduce swelling and pain, Keep the limb elevated and aplly a moderately tight bandage to your ankle . Immobilize it and take complete rest until pain and swelling come down. For pain take zerodol 100mg (2 times a day) or ibuprofen 200mg (twice daily) for 2-3 days until your pain subsides. Hope this helps.
 
i sprain my ankle
Apply crepe bandage in such a way to support the sprained side. Elevate the limb above the heart level to keep edema to the minimum, take anti-inflammatory medicines like Ibuprofen thrice daily( if this suits you). Take rest as much as possible. This should settle fast. Id the swelling is too much and / or unable to walk and bear weight, please visit the Orthopedic Surgeon , have an X-ray to rule
 
How do i take care of a sprained neck?
Hi, You need to provide rest to the neck- preferably use a cervical collar. Avoid massaging the area. Doing a hot fomentation will be helpful. Avoid all overhead activities and do not use a pillow. In case the pain is persistent even after taking a mild pain killer, then you might need stronger prescription medicines after consulting your orthopaedic.
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