A calf strain is an injury to the muscles in the calf area (the back of the lower leg
below the knee). The calf muscle is actually composed of up to 9 separate ...
Sep 30, 2016 ... A pulled or torn calf muscle (aka calf strain) causes sudden pain in the back of
the lower leg. Learn about the severity, and your treatment ...
Sep 7, 2015 ... Pain that occurs in the calf muscle on the lower part of the leg often is the result of
a pulled or torn calf muscle. A torn calf muscle is similar to an ...
A calf strain occurs as a result of these muscles being torn or pulled. When a
muscle is stretched, small micro tears occur in the muscle fibres. The severity of ...
Gently pull your toes toward your body until you feel a stretch in your calf muscle.
Hold for 5 seconds. Relax.
Most calf strains are minor injuries and self-heal within a week ... Grade I muscle
strains involve micro-tears of up to ...
Mar 29, 2016 ... Calf strain occurs when the muscle at the back of the lower leg becomes
damaged or inflamed due to excessive strain or force being placed on ...
Pain in the calf, as well as swelling, tenderness and muscle tightness, resulting
from sudden overloading of the muscles during speedwork, hill running or ...
May 1, 1996 ... About ten years ago, I started having a lower-leg problem that I assumed was a
pulled calf muscle. The calf would get tender, sometimes knotty, ...
A pulled calf muscle causes sudden pain in the back of the lower leg. Find out
about the common causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options of calf ...