muscle-icon

Ankle Swelling

My father's both ankles are swelled up.He does a job,in which he has to keep walking for 12 hrs a day.The ankles pain too much.According to a doctor it is because of High Uric Acid.Thus he started having Medicines for lowering it.But still the problems persists.Suggest me what to do?
views-icons 16 Views Bookmark this Answer
Bookmark
v

Doctor Answers (1) on Ankle Swelling

doctor profile image
Dr. Abhishek Saha Kolkata | Orthopedic Surgeon
Answered
Get xray ankle AP and lateral. Both ankle. .apply ice over both ankles and with the xray get a consultation. .I think the swelling will persist for few more days
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
message icon Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
YES NO