Do I need crutches for having a sprained knee AND fluids in my ankle?

Answer If you have to be mobile and the injuries are on one leg crutches would benefit you. If both legs are injured then putting pressure on one leg may make that injury worse.

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Sprained Ankle! Do I need crutches?

The initial treatment for all sprains is RICE: Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation. I would think that if you really can't tolerate walking on it, that you need to follow these instructions close... Read More »

Ankle support for Sprained ankle (grade 2) overkill Ace bandage + Ace brace + ankle brace (see pictures)?

Tripped and my ankle started to hurt a little and now my ankle is it sprained .if how long 2 heal?

I have some experience here. I played football through college and had alot of sprains. I would guess its sprained but can not know for certain without looking at it. None the less, Ice will help i... Read More »

How do I tell the difference between a sprained ankle and a twisted ankle?

A sprain and a twist are pretty much the same thing. The biggest question is whether any of the tiny bones in the ankle or foot could be fractured (broken). Either broken or just sprained, you may ... Read More »