Health Tip: Recognizing Ankle Sprain

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(HealthDay News) -- A lone misstep can cause pain in your ankle, but how can you tell if it's a sprain?

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons explains these signs of a sprained ankle:

  • Pain and swelling.
  • Bruising.
  • Tenderness to the touch.
  • Unstable feeling while walking or standing.
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