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Simultaneous Bilateral Stress Fractures in a Homemaker

A Case Report and Literature Review

Sohail Yousaf Department of Orthopedics, Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey, England.

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Kapil Sugand Department of Orthopedics, Kingston Hospital, Surrey, England.

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Mushahid Raza Department of Emergency Medicine, Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey, England.

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Palanisamy Ramesh Department of Orthopedics, Kingston Hospital, Surrey, England.

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Stress fractures commonly occur in athletes and military cadets due to repetitive stress on the bony cortex. Stress fractures of the tibia are commonly localized proximally and occur during aerobic weightbearing exercises. This is an unusual case of bilateral simultaneous distal tibial stress fracture in a young homemaker.

Corresponding author: Sohail Yousaf, MBBS, MRCS, Department of Orthopedics, Frimley Park Hospital, Portsmouth Road, Surrey, GU16 7UJ, United Kingdom. (E-mail: drsohailyousaf@gmail.com)
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