Skinny jeans cut off blood supply

A 35-year-old Adelaide woman has developed rhabdomyolysis, and bilateral peroneal and tibial neuropathies after squatting for too long in tight jeans.

Royal Adelaide Hospital doctors found the woman had damaged muscle and nerve fibres in her lower legs as a result of prolonged compression while squatting, made worse by her skinny jeans.

The blood supply had been

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