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Lower Leg Injury Resource Center

Lower leg, foot and ankle injuries are commonplace and range from mild to serious.   The articles below  are intended to provide you a basic understanding of the injury or condition, enable you to identify if you have it, determine the severity, how to treat it and how to prevent re-injury.  Use these articles as a first step in educating yourself about your condition.  Always consult with your physician to confirm your findings.  We wish you a speedy recovery from your lower leg injury.

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Achilles Tendon Rupture – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, Surgery and Recovery

What to expect during an Achilles tendon rupture and tips for staying positive and active.

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Below Knee Amputation – Surgery, Recovery, and Maintaining Mobility

Causes, surgery, recovery, and possible complications

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Broken Ankle – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, Surgery and Recovery

Types of ankle injuries, symptoms, Treatment, and Recovery

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Broken Foot and Foot Fractures – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, Surgery and Recovery

Types and symptoms of foot fractures with surgical and non-surgical treatment options.

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Bunions – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, Surgery and Recovery

What is a bunion? Common symptoms, causes, and treatment options for bunions.

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CRPS and RSD in the Lower Leg and Foot– Symptoms, Causes, Treatment and Recovery

Causes, Common Symptoms, Treatment, and Recovery options for RSD and CRPS sufferers.

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Fibula Fractures – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, Surgery and Recovery

Types and symptoms of a broken Fibula with surgical and non-surgical treatment options.

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Jones Fracture and Metatarsal Fracture – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, Surgery and Recovery

Common Foot Injury of the Fifth Metatarsal; Symptoms, Treatment, and Recovery

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Lisfranc Injury – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, Surgery and Recovery

Background, treatment options, and rehabilitation tips for recovery of Lisfranc injuries.

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Plantar Fasciitis – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments and Recovery

How to diagnose, treat, and care for Plantar Fasciitis, plus helpful tips on prevention.

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Sprained Ankle – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments and Recovery

Causes, symptoms, treatment, and types of the common and painful sprained ankle.

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Stress Fractures – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments and Recovery

Learn about the causes, symptoms & treatment options for stress fractures.

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Tibia Fractures – Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, Surgery and Recovery

Types and symptoms of a broken Tibia with surgical and non-surgical treatment options.

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