Ankle Fracture

About- An ankle fracture is a break of the ankle bones
Symptoms-

Severe pain and tenderness
 Dislocated ankle
 Pain that increases with activity
 Swelling and Bruising
 Difficulty in walking or bearing weight
 Bleeding (if the bone has damaged the skin)
 The bone may poke through the skin sometime  

Causes-

 Car accidents
 Falls
 An impact from a heavy-weight
 Missteps
 Overuse  

Specialist to Visit

 Orthopaedics Surgeon

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References-
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.webmd.com
https://orthoinfo.aaos.org
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.health.harvard.edu

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