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Pain in the ankle like a pinched nerve. Cause?

I have a pain that began in my ankle a week ago. The pain is sharp like a pinched nerve. No swelling , not discolored, and no injury to it. It only hurts with weight on it. Now a week later the pain has not gotten any better and is starting to work it s way up ny calf . Any idea what this could be? I m getting very concerned.
Sat, 30 Nov 2013
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Hi.
Thanks for your query.
I understand your query.
Most common condition could be needed be .
Tendons inflammation around anjke.
I suggest you to give rest to ankle,rake analfesica and apply ice fomentation.
In case symptoms do not settle get yourself examined by ortopedician.
Hope this helps.
God bless.
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