How likely is it that a tibia stress fracture could be a recurring injury?

Stress fracture . This is not an uncommon problem. Check with your orthopedist about treatment options.

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What does a cam boot do for a tibia stress fracture?

Stress Fracture. The cam boot helps unload the bone somewhat and prevent you from being too active on the stress fracture to allow it to heal. Read more...

How long does it take to recover from stress fracture on Tibia?

6-12 weeks. Anything from 6-12 weeks depending on whether you are weight bearing on it or not. Read more...

I think I may have stress fracture in my lower tibia; must I be x-rayed?

Typically. We usually start with a clinical exam. If there is concern for a stress fracture then an xray may be ordered. If the xray shows no evidence of fracture other tests may include an MRI or bone scan. Read more...

Can I continue with physical activities if I have a stress fracture on Tibia?

What did the . diagnosing doctor say? Often it is recommended to avoid excessive weight bearing exercises for about 8 weeks. REF: http://www.sportsinjuryclinic.net/sport-injuries/ankle-achilles-shin-pain/tibia-stress-fracture. Read more...
Not a good idea. You should be resting the leg. You can do more injury and thus making your recovery longer. Read more...
No. You should protect weightbearing and limit stress to the affected leg. Generally this happens for at least 6 weeks. Read more...