Ankle pain Treatment
Ankle pain refers to any type of pain or discomfort in your ankle. There are many different types and causes of ankle pain, ranging from injuries to a number of different medical conditions. Ankle pain treatment options are dependent upon the causes of ankle pain, which has to be determined before any specific treatment can be recommended.
Common causes of ankle pain:
Ankle sprain. It is occur when ligaments get overstretched or tear, usually through excessive stress on the ligaments. More than one ligaments can be injured during a sprain. Ankle sprain is one of the most common ankle pain for which you need ankle pain treatment.
Ankle tendon problems
- Achilles tendinitis
- Tendon rupture
Bone fractures, colloquially referred to as broken ankle bone, these are common injuries in or around the ankle joint and in the foot, being a common cause of ankle pain, it is a traumatic injury.
Bursitis. It is the inflammation in bursa, a sac filled with lubricating fluid, which decreases rubbing, friction, and irritation, acting as a cushion between bones and other moving body parts like muscles, tendons or skin. In the ankle, the retrocalcaneal bursa, located at the junction of the tendon with the heel bone, is the common site of bursitis cause for ankle pain treatment.
Arthritis. Arthritis is a painful joint disorder and causes inflammatory, degenerative, infections and metabolic nature. Rather than pain, most common symptoms are swelling, Warmth, tenderness, stiffness and decreased range of motion. The ankle pain treatment depends on types of arthritis.
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Septic arthritis
Symptoms of ankle pain:
Symptoms of ankle pain may help you for the ankle pain treatment, which often include:
- Tenderness or pain
- Reduced ability to move, walk, or bear weight
- Stiffness in the joint
- Swelling in the joint
Diagnosis of ankle pain
The diagnosis of ankle pain most likely involve:
- A medical history
- Physical exam
- Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or CT scans
Ankle pain treatment at Zhongba hospital
Foot or ankle pain treatment have many ways. We have nonsurgical methods to treat your ankle pain effectively with best pain remedies. We have special Chinese doctors and pain therapists. Nonsurgical methods to treat ankle pain include:
- Pain relievers
- Chinese herbal medication
- Physical therapy
- Weight loss treatment