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A 19-year-old female asked:

When i walk for a long period of time/ walk fast i get a burning in my ankle and calf. after sitting, i keep my leg straight or the pain wont go away?

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Dr. David Trettin
Orthopedic Surgery 33 years experience
Stretch more: Not sure whether your achilles/calf muscles or hamstring muscle group ( or both) are bothering you but it sounds like you need to start stretching before( and after) your walks.Best of luck.!

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Last updated Jan 23, 2014

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