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A 19-year-old female asked:

walked for 9 hours straight. why do my shoulders feel like they're about to fall off and my legs feel beyond sore?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Why would u think??: Normal that all those muscles would be very sore esp if u don't always walk 9 hrs please see an orthopod if the pain does not get better, i rec ice and anti-inflammatoires if u have no contraindications.

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Last updated Feb 13, 2015

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