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American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society: “How to Identify an Ankle Fracture,” “How to Care for a Sprained Ankle.”
Cleveland Clinic: “Chronic Venous Insufficiency,” “6 Best Fixes for Pain and Swelling in Your Feet and Ankles.”
HeartFailureMatters.Org: “What Is Heart Failure?”
Mayo Clinic: “Preeclampsia,” “Lymphedema,” “Heart failure,” “Cirrhosis,” “Edema.”
National Kidney Foundation: “About Chronic Kidney Disease.”
NHS: “Pregnancy and baby: Swollen ankles, feet and fingers.”
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