What Are the Symptoms of an Injury to a Foot Ligament?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 4, 2020 11:22:06 AM ET

A ligament injury, also known as a sprain, causes pain, inflammation and possible bruising, according to WebMD. The most common type of sprain occurs in the ankle, and it usually occurs when a person twists or falls in a way to force the foot out of its typical position.