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A sprained ankle, also known as an ankle sprain, twisted ankle, rolled ankle, floppy ankle, or just ankle injury, is a common injury where sprain occur on one or ...

How to Care for a Sprained Ankle

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Ankle sprains are very common injuries. There's a good chance that while playing as a child or stepping on an uneven surface as an adult you sprained your ...

Sprained Ankle-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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An ankle sprain occurs when the strong ligaments that support the ankle stretch beyond their limits and tear. Ankle sprains are common injuries that occur ...

Ankle Sprain: Causes, Symptoms, and Diagnosis - Healthline

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An ankle sprain is an injury to the ligaments in the ankle. Learn about ankle sprain causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

Ankle Sprain Grades, Treatment & Recovery Time - eMedicineHealth

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Feb 18, 2016 ... Read about ankle sprain symptoms such as inflammation, bruising, pain, throbbing, sore, and inability to move the ankle. Causes, diagnosis ...

Ankle sprains: what's normal, what's not - A Nation in Motion

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Do you have an ankle sprain? Learn about prevention methods to avoid future injury and when to seek orthopedic care at A Nation in Motion.

Ankle Sprains - KidsHealth

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A sprained ankle is a very common injury that happens when the ligaments that support the ankle get overly stretched or torn. Find out how to avoid ankle ...

Ankle Sprains: Healing and Preventing Injury - FamilyDoctor.org

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The most common site of sprains is the ankle. An ankle sprain can happen when you fall, when you suddenly twist your ankle too far, or when you force the joint ...

Ankle Sprain: Practice Essentials, Background, Anatomy

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Jan 3, 2016 ... The history of an ankle sprain is usually that of an inversion-type twist of the foot followed by pain and swelling. An individual with an ankle ...

Why You Should Avoid Ice for a Sprained Ankle - Consumer Reports

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Oct 29, 2015 ... The old wisdom called for rest and ice to heal a sprained ankle, but new research suggests otherwise. Learn more with the help of the experts ...

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Your ligaments are tough, elastic-like bands that attach to your bones and hold your joints in place. A sprain is an injury to a ligament caused by excessive stretching... More »
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Sprained ankle - Mayo Clinic

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A sprained ankle is an injury that occurs when you roll, twist or turn your ankle in an awkward way. This can stretch or tear the tough bands of tissue (ligaments) ...

Ankle Sprain Causes, Symptoms, Treatments, Recovery - WebMD

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Nov 14, 2014 ... What is an ankle sprain?Most people have twisted an ankle at some point in their life. But if your ankle gets swollen and painful after you twist it, ...

Sprained Ankle. Ankle injury, how to treat sprained ankle. | Patient

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The ankle is a weight-bearing joint where three bones meet - the tibia and fibula of the lower leg and the talus of the foot, which sits on top of the heel bone ...