A Practical Approach for the Differential Diagnosis of Chronic Leg Pain in the Athlete

@article{Edwards2005APA,
  title={A Practical Approach for the Differential Diagnosis of Chronic Leg Pain in the Athlete},
  author={P. Edwards and Michelle L. Wright and J. Hartman},
  journal={The American Journal of Sports Medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={33},
  pages={1241 - 1249}
}
Chronic lower leg pain results from various conditions, most commonly, medial tibial stress syndrome, stress fracture, chronic exertional compartment syndrome, nerve entrapment, and popliteal artery entrapment syndrome. Symptoms associated with these conditions often overlap, making a definitive diagnosis difficult. As a result, an algorithmic approach was created to aid in the evaluation of patients with complaints of lower leg pain and to assist in defining a diagnosis by providing… Expand
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