Tibia fracture non union and bone grafting?

Answer When I had arch reconstruction surgery on my foot (which involved bone grafts), I was non-weight-bearing for close to 2 months, then put in a CAM Walker boot for 2 more months with physical therapy... Read More »

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Do I have a stress fracture, very small broken bone, or just a lot of pain in my tibia?

If you press directly over a break you should feel pinpoint pain.If it is a break, and you continue to place stress on it, you do run the risk of a displacement of the break, and that will cause a ... Read More »

Shin splint or a stress fracture in my tibia?

It sounds like your coach is right. If it was a stress fracture or shin splint it would be very difficult to walk on much less do gymnastics with. I would recommend going to get an x-ray, better sa... Read More »

Where is the tibia bone?

According to the Partners in Assistive Technology Training and Services, the tibia is the larger of the two bones located in the calf of a human being. It is on the inner portion of the calf and is... Read More »

Tibia Bone Pain?

The leg consists of several bones, including the tibia, fibula, femur and patella . According to the Sports Injury Clinic, the tibia's role is for load bearing and the fibula's role is for muscle a... Read More »