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Nauseated after hitting inner shin, leg still painful to walk. Could it be fractured ?

I fell a day ago and hit my inner shin. Immediatly i felt nauseated and had to lay down for 10 minutes before being able to get up. My leg is still painful to walk on, but mostly when i put pressure on my heel. I also have an old ACL/PCL injury (which was repaired) to that knee , which has started to bother me as well. Do you feel it could be fractured?
Asked On : Fri, 1 Mar 2013
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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
Feb 2014
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It could be soft tissue injury,broken bone or ligament injury.Without ray it is difficult to differentiate fracture from others. I suggest you consult an orthopaedician for clinical examination. You may get Xray /MRI under his/her supervision.
Meanwhile avoid putting weight and rest well.

I do hope that you have found something helpful and I will be glad to answer any further query.
Answered: Thu, 29 Aug 2013
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