Injury to any of the ankle bones, ligaments or tendons and several types of arthritis can cause ankle pain. Common causes of ankle pain include:

  1. Achilles tendon rupture
  2. Avulsion fracture
  3. Broken ankle/broken foot
  4. Bursitis
  5. Osteoarthritis
  6. Plantar fasciitis
  7. Psoriatic arthritis
  8. Reactive arthritis
  9. Rheumatoid arthritis
  10. Septic arthritis
  11. Sprained ankle
  12. Stress fractures
  13. Tarsal tunnel syndrome

Causes shown here are commonly associated with this symptom. Work with your doctor or other health care professional for an accurate diagnosis.

Feb. 27, 2016