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An ankle sprain occurs when ligaments that connect the bones in the
foot, ankle, and lower leg are stretched or torn. The ligaments shown in the
picture are those that are most commonly sprained.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Current as ofMay 22, 2015
Current as of:
May 22, 2015
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
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