Calf Pain

Calf pain refers to pain in the calf muscle at the back of the lower leg. It is a hallmark symptom of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), which has life-threatening complications, but there are also a variety of other causes of calf muscle pain. Simple causes are calf muscle overuse ...

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Causes

Simple Causes: Common injuries and other basic conditions may cause calf pain, such as:

  • Calf muscle overuse. For example, doing too many step-ups at the gym, or climbing too many stairs.
  • Leg injury
  • Calf muscle injury
  • Achilles tendon rupture ...
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Causes List for Calf Pain

Possible causes of Calf Pain (or similar symptoms) may include:1

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References

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