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I had a 5th metatarsal fracture on May 27th and was recently
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I have a question. I happened to fall down Sunday night in
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After seven weeks on non-weight bearing in walking boot for
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I have arthritis in my right knee but recently my right
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I broke my foot 4 days ago, have xrays + xray report +
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I was getting off a bus, stepped in a bit of a ditch and
I was getting off a bus, stepped in a bit of a ditch and twisted my ankle / foot to the left and my foot sort of gave out. It is a bit tough to walk on it & it's a tad swollen. How do I tell if it is … read more
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I turned my right ankle really badly on October 16 when I
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I am a 30 year old female who Had a mild metatarsal stress
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