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Why Does My Shin Hurt When I Run
Why does my shin: You need a thorough bio mechanical exam by a podiatrist of your lower extremities to see if it is tendinitis, if one leg is shorter than another, very rarely a stress fracture of the tibia. Need to check if you are using the right sneakers for your foot type, might need proper stretching before running and orthotics. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Why do the front of my lower legs (shins?) hurt when i run/walk more than usual? Lasts a few days or more
Sounds like shin: Splints or medial tibial stress syndrome. It's related to repetitive stress to the shin bones(tibia) and the associated soft tissue. Excessive uphill, downhill, uneven terrain, or hard surfaces jogging/running contributes as does worn-out shoes or suboptimal biomechanics around the way your foot plants/strikes on the ground. ...Read more
Went for a run. had terrible pain in both of my shins for 2 days. Hurt to walk. I feel a dent in both of my shins but no pain. should i get this check?
I am a lacrosse player. I run all the time. In my shin i can pinpoint where it hurts.Begining of run:hurts a little, during:not so much, after:alot!
May be a fracture : By history you may have shin splints or a stress fracture. With an x-ray your doctor may be able to make the diagnosis. Sometimes there can be a stress fracture eventhough the x-ray is normal. In those cases a bone scan or MRI may be necessary. Shin splints and stress fractures are treated differently so it is worthwhile to know what you actually have. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I started the couch to 5k app and my shins and ankles are on fire.They hurt most when i run, but also when i walk and just to touch. I run thru it .
Shin splints: Most likely shin splints based on what you describe. Tendonitis or chronic compartment syndrome are other possibilities. Consider running at a slower pace, with an even slower warm up for the first few minutes. Try minimizing hills and running on the softest surface possible. Are your running shoes up to date and customized for your running style? See a sports med doc if not improving. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Couple possibilities: Based on the information available, i believe the most likely diagnostic possibilities include shin splints, medial tibial stress syndrome, exercise induced compartment syndrome, or a stress fracture. The treatments for each are different. See an orthopedist for an evaluation. ...Read more
Pain in the inside of my shin. I am a competitive gymnast and I have had pain in my right shin for about 4 weeks now. It hurts when i workout and run. It also hurts to press on it.
My coach thought i strained the muscle but then she said it is weird that
The : The two most common causes of pain in this are are "medial tibial stress syndrome" (shin splints) and a stress fracture. Only a doctor will be able to give you a correct diagnosis. Don't fool around with this - if it is a stress fracture you could make it a lot worse by continuing to train. Go see a podiatrist or an orthopedist before you train again. I've included a link with more information about shin splints, but again, get a diagnoiss before you try to treat this on your own. ...Read more
Painful shins have to quit running hurt after run painful climbing stairs. Pain does not increase when i put pressure onit.Islight swelling along shin?
Shin splints???: Not everyone gets shin splints, but it created pain and discomfort over time. Need to stretch before and after, and make sure you are will hydrated. Shin splints (medial tibial stress syndrome) is an inflammation of the muscles, tendons, and bone tissue around your tibia. Pain typically occurs along the inner border of the tibia, where muscles attach to the bone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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