Shin splints

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Army recruit in basic training. Bilateral shin soreness.

Patient Data

Age: 18
Gender: Male
Nuclear medicine

Patchy increase in isotope accumulation along the medial aspects of both tibiae and minimal change in right upper fibula

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Case information

rID: 17511
Published: 20th Apr 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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