Pain that flares up with Vigorous Activity

Activity related pain in ankle and foot generally occurs due to arthritis or inflammation of the joint. This kind of pain specifically aggravates after walking or running for long period of time.

Characteristics of Ankle pain after vigorous activity:

  • Cause: Arthritis of the foot and ankle like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and posttraumatic arthritis

  • Symptoms: Pain in ankle and foot that aggravates on vigorous activity

  • Treatment: Arthroscopic debridement (cleansing) is performed to remove loose cartilage, inflamed synovial tissue, and bone spurs from arthritic joint.