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Ankle Arthritis Treatment Overview

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Care Plan


First steps to consider

  • Most cases of ankle arthritis can be treated at home.
  • Can be treated with ibuprofen (Advil), RICE (rest, ice, compression, elevation), and gentle exercises.

When you might need a provider

  • Symptoms don’t improve with about 4 weeks of at-home treatments
  • Severe pain and swelling
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All treatments for ankle arthritis

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