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What Is Shin Splints? Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options

What Is Shin Splints? Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Options

Admin 20/01/2014 0
Shin Splints refer to several generalized pain in the shin that take place in the front of your lower leg, along the tibia or shin bone. The pain usually originates from the outer front area of the lower leg, called anterior shin splint or the back of the lower leg called posterior medial shin splint.Shin splints (medically known as medial tibial stress syndrome) occur from increasing stress on soleus muscle in your lower leg, where it attaches to the shinbone (tibia). If you continue giving it stress, the posterior tibialis muscle and the connective tissue (periosteum) that covers your shinbone may get irritated and inflamed.Shin splints typ...
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