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Shopping cart severely hit shin months ago. Pain while touching the spot. Possible reason?

I severely kick the bottem of a shopping cart with my shin, because I was rolling along at a good speed in the parking lot and then i hit a large crack in the concrete stopping the wheel of the cart, this happened almost 2 months ago, i can walk fine, but if i barely touch the spot where it happened, it is extremely painful. I am a long distance walker and can t imagine it would be broke. but something about it hasnt healed. suggestions of what this could be.
Asked On : Thu, 14 Feb 2013
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This sounds like a sub-periostial hematoma (bleeding between the bone and the membrane covering the bone). This is very tender to touch and can take months to clear up. Using some Arneca will help.
Answered: Thu, 14 Feb 2013
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