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Are there long-term effects of shin splints on my child's health?
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Dr. Ty Endean
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Not usually
Most of the time shin splints are self limited.
Meaning once you decrease or stop the offending activity the inflammation will subside and pain will resolve. Long term effects are not commonly seen.

In brief: Not usually
Most of the time shin splints are self limited.
Meaning once you decrease or stop the offending activity the inflammation will subside and pain will resolve. Long term effects are not commonly seen.
Dr. Ty Endean
Dr. Ty Endean
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not realy
Most of the time, shin splints cause only mild, temporary pain.
Occasionally, the individual may have a permanent disabling injury.Thank good luck.

In brief: Not realy
Most of the time, shin splints cause only mild, temporary pain.
Occasionally, the individual may have a permanent disabling injury.Thank good luck.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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