Yesterday I fell down my staircase and felt my ankle

Patient

Q: Yesterday I fell down my staircase and felt my ankle twist very far. Today my ankle is swollen and bruised. My parents will not take me to a doctor because they believe that I am fine. It is very difficult to walk and my ankle swells up even more after walking I it for more that five minutes. Do you think I should be seeing a doctor or that u will be one without one?

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