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I had lateral ankle reconstruction about 30 years ago, recently

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I had lateral ankle reconstruction about 30 years ago, recently I keep getting stress fractures on that ankle do I need the surgery again
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 4 years ago.
Hi--can I ask for more details on the stress fractures and how's your ankle functioning right now?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

very painful when i walk and very stiff if i have been sitting down

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 4 years ago.
And where exactly have the stress fractures occurred? Have you had an MRI of the ankle?