A 15-year-old female asked:
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shin feels like stretching rubber band when moving ankle. hit with hard ball. att tendinitis?

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Dr. Fred Birnbaum
42 years experience Podiatry
Not achilles.: Sounds like a good bruise from getting hit wiith the hardball. There is little tissue covering the tibia so not much protection there from injury. Ice followed by heat would be a good way of clearing this up.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016
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Dr. Eric Ward
Dr. Eric Ward answered
34 years experience Podiatry
Possibly: Could be tendonitis or rupture.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Tendonitis is : Reasonable, as is soft tissue contusion.
Answered on Oct 5, 2012

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