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Posted by: georgina | 2008/11/04

Swelling above ankle

Have had a swelling above ankle for sometime have asked docs but never got a conclusive answer. On waking l have pain in leg and hip which eases when l get up. The swollen leg aches after walking and sometimes my hip gets painful am 63

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Dear Georgina
possibly a bit of osteo-arthritis, but if this does not get better, ask to be referred to a rheumatologist.

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