Ankle Sprain (cont.)
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Ankle Sprain Symptoms and Signs
Tissue injury and inflammation occur when an ankle is sprained. Blood vessels become "leaky" and allow fluid to ooze into the soft tissue surrounding the joint. White blood cells responsible for inflammation migrate to the area, and blood flow increases. The following are signs and symptoms of inflammation:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/11/2014
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