How to Identify Types of Ankle Sprains
Ankle sprains are a common injury and are often confused with ankle strains. Most people have overextended a ligament in their ankle, which is a strain and heals quickly. An ankle sprain is more severe--the stretching and tearing of ligaments and...
edit]. The most common type of ankle sprain occurs when the foot is inverted too
much, affecting the lateral side ...
Nov 14, 2014 ... comAn inversion injury is the most common cause of an ankle sprain and occurs
when the ankle rolls outward and the foot turns inward.
What Kinds of Ankle Injuries Are There? Sprains, Strains, and Fractures. Ankle
injuries are defined by the kind of tissue -- bone, ligament, or tendon -- that's ...
A sprained ankle
results when the ligaments of the ankle
joint are overstretched. This results in a small or complete tear of the affected ligament. Most ankle sprains
occur during sport events that include running, jumping, or walking. More »
There are three degrees (types) of ankle sprains. Knowing what degree you are
suffering from helps determine how to treat your ankle sprain and what type of ...
This type of fracture is called a Maisonneuve fracture. Patients with a high ankle
sprain without fracture may be able to bear weight, but will have pain over the ...
An ankle sprain refers to tearing of the ligaments of the ankle. The most common
ankle sprain occurs on the lateral or outside part of the ankle. This is an ...
Nov 11, 2014 ... Read about ankle sprain symptoms such as inflammation, bruising, pain, ...
Sprained ankles are the most frequent type of musculoskeletal ...
There are three types of ankle sprains. An inversion ankle sprain is when your
ankle turns inward, also known as lateral ligament sprain. Pain with this type of ...