With any type of surgery inflammation and swelling are possible. Have you been doing a lot of standing? That can increase swelling. Also certain medications can cause increase in swelling. Go back to your Dr's office and rep
At risk for falls - aren't we all?by
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Susan Hocking @hockingsNeed to Bring Frailty into focus Caregeriatricresearch.medicine.dal.ca/pdf/Clinical%2…
One-third of people aged 65 and over will fall at least once each year.
Falls are the most common
to have both legs, feet & ankles get infected at the same time, eg cellultis. It's also possible but not likely... clot in one and an infection in the other. Diabetes + hypertension increases your risk for heart...
Ankle Injuries in the Backcountryby
Dr. Erik McLaughlin
Most people wouldn’t be surprised that the ankle injuries are some of the more common things... in Yosemite Park and the injuries they deployed to. Clearly, treating an ankle injury is a required skill...