Leg cramps after walking can have various causes, ranging in severity from 'worrying' to 'life-threatening'. Finding the true cause means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.
Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms. In order to diagnose leg cramps after walking, we could:
|Vitamin D Need||25%||Unlikely|
|Intermittent Claudication||5%||Ruled out|
|EFA Need||1%||Ruled out|
|Mineral Need||0%||Ruled out|
Do your leg muscles cramp after walking, becoming better after rest?
Possible responses:→ Don't know
→ Yes, sometimes/moderately
→ Yes, often/severely