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Fractured Shin Bone?

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Typically a stress fracture in the shin bone is found in the tibia. The tibia is the largest of the two shin bones and as a stress fracture is typically an injury caused by overuse, a shin bone stress fracture generally happens in the lower third of the tibia.
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