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A 37-year-old female asked:

I heard and felt my left calf muscle pop a few days ago and it was painful to walk. now my leg, ankle and foot are swollen?

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Dr. Thomas Inwood
Podiatry 35 years experience
Muscle pop: This could be a muscle tear and needs evaluation for proper healing . See your orthopedist for assistance
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
This sounds like a planters tendon tear which heals on its own but may require crutches until better.
Oct 20, 2015
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
plantaris,not planters
Oct 20, 2015

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