A 29-year-old female asked:
I am getting severe leg muscle pain if i do brisk walking or running, and climbing stairs. if i do normal walking its fine.
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Sports Medicine 13 years experience
Possible Cause: This could be from possible exercise induced compartment syndrome if it is in your lower legs. I would recommend good hydration, lower leg strengthening and if it is very painful that actually stops you from activities you would like to do then consider seeing a specialist like myself or do compartment testing.
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