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Have pain in my shin its myositis it was severe some months ago then there wasnt pain at all but sometimes it hurts again.can this be treated or no ?

Have pain in my shin its myositis it was severe some months ago then there wasnt pain at all but sometimes it hurts again.can this be treated or no ?

Myositis: is a general term for inflammation of the muscle due to trauma. Proper rest, moist heat, NSAIDs OTC for pain control and passive stretching will resolve the condition in 10-14 days. If concerned see your PCP for consultation. ...Read more

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I've started exercising and I have severe pain in my shins. What is going on? How can I make the pain go away? Thank you!

I've started exercising and I have severe pain in my shins. What is going on? How can I make the pain go away? Thank you!

Shin splints: You need to rest and apply ice to the anterior portion of your leg. You can still exercise to a degree but need to avoid incline training. If you run on a treadmill or outside, avoid uphill. ...Read more

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What can be done for severe shin splints?

What can be done for severe shin splints?

Rest: rest from activities, PT, antiinflamatorries usually will solve the problem. ...Read more

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I had myositis few months ago in my shin.severe pains.then it got okay. but now as the weather gets cold it is hurting again. why do this happen ?

Get eval: You need an orthopoedic eval to truly answer your question. This could range from benign problem to something systemic, but hands on eval with x ray and possibly blood work up will reveal the correct diagnosis and then treatment can prevent the next problem ...Read more

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I have a small indent in my shin that hurts with added pressure. Also, it hurts severely after running. It gets better with rest. Any ideas?

I have a small indent in my shin that hurts with added pressure. Also, it hurts severely after running. It gets better with rest. Any ideas?

Indent on tibia: hello, this sounds like and old scar on the anterior border of the tibia pulling with motion. I can't be sure without seeing it. You should see your doc and mention this for accurate diagnosis thanks ...Read more

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Every night get severe shin pain in 1 leg- not from exercise. I have smouldering mm and it was xrayed a year ago nad but wear and tear found.Any ideas?

Every night get severe shin pain in 1 leg- not from exercise. I have smouldering mm and it was xrayed a year ago nad but wear and tear found.Any ideas?

Shin splint?: Can be a chronic and painful condition.C ur pcp or orthopedist for further evaluation.Btw , routine x-rays are normal with this condition. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have severe bilateral shin pain. I have not started a new exercise routine but I am a registered nurse. Is this shin splints?

I have severe bilateral shin pain. I have not started a new exercise routine but I am a registered nurse. Is this shin splints?

Maybe: Shin splints are a definite possibility. Most nurses that i know spend a tremendous amount of time on their feet. Other consideration includes stress fracture. This would typically be more point tenderness. Compression socks, arch supports and a good stretching routine can help shin splints. There are also topical anti-inflammatories in addition to icing. Pain persists- see your doctor. ...Read more

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4 wks ago I had a severe bruise on my upper shin from a fall. Color is normal now but I have a pinching feeling just above ankle. Could it be a clot?

4 wks ago I had a severe bruise on my upper shin from a fall. Color is normal now but I have a pinching feeling just above ankle. Could it be a clot?

Unlikely: It sounds like this is the front of your leg? A clot causes swelling and pain, not pinching pain. Get checked to make sure you don't have a small fracture. Clots below the knee do not put you at risk. All the best. ...Read more

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I'm having mild to severe headaches, shin tingles and the feeling of cold shins what could be the cause very sudden onset for tingles and cold feeling?

I'm having mild to severe headaches, shin tingles and the feeling of cold shins what could be the cause very sudden onset for tingles and cold feeling?

Well: Anybody with the symptoms should seek emergency medical attention if severe otherwise prompt visit with primary care doctor for diagnosis and treatment ...Read more