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 I twisted my ankle its swollen a lot please help (please please read) ?

Answer The only way to know if it's broken is going to be an X-Ray done by a doctor.In the meantime, if it's a sprain, for the first 24-48 hours keep ice on it to prevent swelling and take Ibuprofen (an a... Read More »
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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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Tripped and my ankle started to hurt a little and now my ankle is swollen.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 »
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I just twisted my ankle.. ?

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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Does a twisted ankle need crutches?

It depends on you. If there's no fracture, than you don't need crutches unless you want crutches. If you feel you cannot walk easily/ step on your sprained ankle at all, than you should get crutche... Read More »
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