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What causes joint and muscle pain in the legs when trekking?

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Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management

In brief: Many causes

The most common cause is building up a oxygen debt, producing lactic acidosis and subsequent muscle cramps.
Other cause could be overuse syndrome causes diffuse local muscle pain.

In brief: Many causes

The most common cause is building up a oxygen debt, producing lactic acidosis and subsequent muscle cramps.
Other cause could be overuse syndrome causes diffuse local muscle pain.
Dr. Mark Sacher
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