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Sun Apr 17, 2011 5:11 pm

Junior Masters Athlete
Joined: Sun Jun 06, 2010 3:29 pm
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I am an M49 (PB; 100m=13.27; 200m=27.32) sprinter in my second season. Over the last couple of weeks I have developed a pain in my lower right leg, about 3" above the ankle on the inside just behind the shin-bone. After I run my calf muscles are tight and I can see a slight bruising in the painful area which also throbs for about half an hour afterwards. Can anyone tell me what this is and what the remedy is?

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Sat Apr 30, 2011 11:16 am

Journeyman Masters Athlete
Joined: Wed Jul 25, 2007 12:03 pm
Posts: 32
Location: Fairfield, CA


I know it's been sometime since your initial post, but have you had the opportunity to speak with a professional about your pain? Are you still experiencing the symptoms?

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Thu May 26, 2011 9:14 pm

Master Masters Athlete
Joined: Tue Jul 14, 2009 9:37 pm
Posts: 108
Location: Lafayette, OR

I get these symptoms once in awhile. It's Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome. Google it but make sure you don't mistake it or the Acute version. The Acute version is life threatening.

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