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Loma Linda, CA
A 25-year-old female asked:

Sore upper back left calf.felt it when i tried stretching my legs this morning about 12hrs ago.could it be just muscle strain or smthing more serious?

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Dr. Janiece Stewart
Sports Medicine 22 years experience
Most likely strain: Your symptoms are mostly a strain. I would recommend watching it to see if it improves since the symptoms started less than 24 hours ago. More history needs to be known in order to say for sure if this could be something more serious. If you're really concerned or have other medical problems, I recommend you see your doctor for further evaluation.
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Last updated Jun 12, 2014

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