ankle orif after surgery

My 16 yr old cheerleader broke her ankle at cheer camp, 4screws and plate on tib side 2screws and plate on fib. How soon after surgery should she start therapy, are there any stretches she can or should do other than wiggeling her toes?

Posted By cheryl on July 16, 2009 at 12:13:28:

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Indications: knee strains or sprains, chondromalacia, Osgood Schlatter's Disease (adolescent knee syndrome), swelling and edema of the knee, ligament instability, knee instability, recurrent knee pain, arthritis, degenerative joint disease.

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