Broken Ankle (Fracture) Pictures, Symptoms, Treatment, and Surgery and Recovery Topic Guide

Broken Ankle (Fracture) Broken Ankle (Fracture): An broken ankle (ankle fracture) can be caused by rolling the ankle in or out, twisting the ankle, extreme flexing of the joint, or trauma. Symptoms of a broken ankle include pain, swelling, inability to move the toes or foot, and exposed bone. Treatment of broken ankle depends on the type of fracture.

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Medications:

ibandronate Ibandronate

Ibandronate is a bisphosphonate (bis FOS fo nayt) medicine that alters bone formation and breakdown in the body. This can slow bone loss and may help prevent...learn more »

acetaminophen and hydrocodone Acetaminophen And Hydrocodone

Acetaminophen and hydrocodone is a combination medicine used to relieve moderate to severe pain...learn more »