Esguince en el tobillo

El esguince se produce al torcer o doblar una articulación hacia una posición para la que no está diseñada. El tobillo es la articulación con mayor tendencia a sufrir esguinces. Algunos síntomas comunes del esguince son: dolor alrededor de la articulación, hinchazón y magulladuras.Esguince en el tobillo

Revision

Last reviewed 2/19/2011 by Linda Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington School of Medicine; and C. Benjamin Ma, MD, Assistant Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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