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hello. i sprained my foot a week ago and it still hurts. i did not go to the doctor. i just figured it was just a sprain. i can limp on it but that is all. it is feeling some better. but how long should it take before i can walk on it normally without pain?

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  1. I sprained my foot several weeks ago. I also have arthritis in the ankle. My foot is very swollen and hurts. I have used ice and Tylenol.Cannot use aspirin. My toes go numb. Should this type of accident not be wrapped in some way?I do not mean a cast. Thanks for your help.I love to walk but this is very painful. Thank you.

  2. Sprains can vary in severity. Without an examination, it is difficult to give you an answer. I suggest that if you are concerned, go see a podiatrist or orthopedist. You might need an ankle brace or even a cast brace, depending on the injury. To see is to know, not to see is to guess.

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