Chronic Lateral Ankle Pain
Recurring pain or a dull ache on the outside of the ankle after sprain or injury may be a sign of chronic lateral ankle pain. This condition results in ankle instability and persistent pain. Learn more about causes, symptoms and treatments.
Causes & Triggers
- Nerve or tendon damage
- Scar tissue
Signs & Symptoms
- Difficulty walking on uneven surfaces or in heels
- Dull, continual ache on outside of ankle
- Inability to participate in walking activity or sports
Tips & Treatments
- Seek proper evaluation and medical treatment.