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Are shin splints the same as cramps in lower leg muscles?
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry
In brief: No
Shin splints occur in the front along shin, cramps occur in back in muscle belly proper .
.... Usualy the gastrocnemius muscle.

In brief: No
Shin splints occur in the front along shin, cramps occur in back in muscle belly proper .
.... Usualy the gastrocnemius muscle.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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