Why do I have large ankles and is there anything I can do about them?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Cankles or large ankles are often hereditary but can also be caused by health conditions, some serious.

To learn more about large ankles and what causes them, watch Dr. Oz discuss the topic in this video.

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