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 I just twisted my ankle.. ?

Answer First, do R.I.C.E. Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation. If you have crutches go on them for a few days. If it is still swollen and bruised in a few days, go to the doctor because you may have broken it.
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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 »
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Does a twisted ankle need crutches?

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