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The common cause of ankle pain is ankle strain, an injury of the ligaments, which allows the joining of bones to each other, as stated by the National Institutes of Health's MedlinePlus. Other causes of ankle pain includ... More »

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Ankle pain is caused by injury to the ligaments, bones or tendons in the area, according to Mayo Clinic. A sprain is a common cause of ankle pain and often occurs when the ankle joint is forcefully bent or twisted. Other... More »

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Grade I ankle sprains may not have any accompanying pain, states WebMD. People with grade I sprains may also walk without a limp. A stretching of the ligaments in the ankle defines this type of sprain, while grade II ank... More »

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