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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Ankle/foot burning sensation after slipped down

Hello. Today I was playing catch with a football at football practice. We were just running simple routes no pads or anything. As I was running my ankle slipped from under me and bent all the way inward. At first the pain was unbearable but now it is manageable I can walk on it but it hurts when I do that so I have been trying to avoid it. The side of my foot also has this achy burning sensation that goes and comes. I would really appreciate it if you could help me on this one.
Fri, 13 May 2011
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General Surgeon 's  Response
welcome to healthcaremagic
you have sprained your ankle joint and need treatment
consult orthopedic surgeon
avoid weight bearing
use crepe bandage
apply voveran gel
can take acelofenac and serratio peptidase combination after meals 2 times
get xrays done
attend orthopedic clinic and take proper treatment
soft tissue injury also may require plastering
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  User's Response
Thanks!!! I thought I sprained it! The team trainer said she thought so too!
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