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Ankle sprain

Causes of Ankle sprain:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Ankle sprain. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Ankle sprain

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Ankle sprain: Symptom Checker

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Ankle sprain Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Ankle sprain may include:

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Alternative Treatments for Ankle sprain

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Ankle sprain: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Ankle sprain: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Ankle sprain: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Article Excerpts about Ankle sprain

Although sprains can occur in both the upper and lower parts of the body, the most common site is the ankle. Ankle sprains are the most common injury in the United States and often occur during sports or recreational activities. Approximately 1 million ankle injuries occur each year, and 85 percent of them are sprains. (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers Sprains and Strains: NIAMS)

Although sprains can occur in both the upper and lower parts of the body, the most common site is the ankle.... (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers Sprains and Strains: NIAMS)

Detailed list of causes of Ankle sprain

The list below shows some of the causes of Ankle sprain mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Ankle sprain?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Ankle sprain. Of the 3 causes of Ankle sprain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 2 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Ankle sprain:

The following list of conditions have 'Ankle sprain' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Ankle sprain Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Ankle sprain based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    What are the alternative names for Ankle sprain:

    Ankle ligament injury
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Ankle sprain:

    Medical Conditions associated with Ankle sprain:

    Ankle symptoms (108 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Joint symptoms (1430 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

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