A 18-year-old female asked:
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mild cramping in both legs, cramping stopped, but both legs are very tender and feel as if theyre bruised all over. is this a serious concern?

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Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience Hand Surgery
No: Tenderness is most likely a result of muscle fatigue from the cramping. If this is an isolated incident most likely due to dehydration , electrolyte imbalance or overuse with Lactic Acid build up.
Answered on Sep 3, 2015
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