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Can an ankle or hip be reset?

I'm 22 now. When I was 12 I broke my ankle and never stayed off of it. I didn't know it was broken at the time because I didn't have insurance. Anyway, 10 years later I have a BAD limp. I had a pin put in the ankle in 2008 to stabilize the wobbly ankle, but my hip shifts when I walk and Look like I'm marching when I take a step to compensate for the weak ankle. I can't wear heels of flats, only shoes that go over the ankle for support. Is it possible for a doctor to go in and reset the hip and ankle, if not, can anything be done? I'm miserable!

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Asked by misskrissie at 6:36 PM on Feb. 1, 2011 in Health

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  • Talk to an Orthopedic Surgeon.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 6:39 PM on Feb. 1, 2011

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