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I am 22 years old. I have a ankle injury in my right leg It is a hairline fracture. What should I do?

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Ankle injuries take longer to heal as our weight falls on it. Use ankle support brace when walking for long distances. Regarding fracture check with orthopedic if its healed fully. Stretching exercises for calf, strengthening of ankle muscles and ice therapy can help with faster healing.
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