Ankle Joint Temperature Differences (image) University of Eastern Finland Share Print E-Mail Caption An example case of ankle joint inflammation: the maximum skin temperature of the inflamed joint is higher than in the non-inflamed joint. Credit Roope Lasanen Usage Restrictions The photo credit must be mentioned. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.