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What are Cankles?

Posted by David Matlock, MD on Oct 19, 2019 10:00:31 AM

A cankle is a slang term that combines the words calf and ankle. When you have cankles, you’ll find it hard to differentiate the calf from the ankle. An ankle that looks like a continuous cylinder or a trunk is called a cankle; some also call it sausage legs.


Most likely, you haven’t seen your ankles and calves for years. Others may have noticed it, but it’s possible that you don’t, no matter how hard you search for it.


Have you seen the show “Everybody Hates Chris”? From what our patients say, not a single soul loves having cankles.

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