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A 18-year-old female asked:

i have excessive pain on the areas just above my ankles on the outside of my leg after i exercise. wondering what it is?

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Dr. William Weirs
Integrative Medicine 18 years experience
Sports medicine: It sounds like the area that is hurting is being stressed excessively during your exercise routine. I would first consider different shoes, more support in your footwear or modifying the type of exercise. I also recommend a consult with a physician trained in sports medicine.

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Last updated May 23, 2015

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