shin splints


shin splints

noun plural but singular or plural in construction

Definition of SHIN SPLINTS

:  injury to and inflammation of the tibial and toe extensor muscles or their fasciae caused by repeated minimal traumas (as by running)

First Known Use of SHIN SPLINTS

circa 1930

Rhymes with SHIN SPLINTS

shin splints

noun plural but singular or plural in construction    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SHIN SPLINTS

: painful injury to and inflammation of the tibial and toe extensor muscles or their fasciae that is caused by repeated minimal traumas (as by running on a hard surface)

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