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A 37-year-old member asked:

uncomfortable mild pain or discomfort pain on left calve. what could that be?

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Dr. Clive Segil
Orthopedic Surgery 58 years experience
Calf: Sprain tight muscle.
Dr. Robert Leland
Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery 31 years experience
Rule out dvt: While this is most likely a muscle strain, it's important to make sure a blood clot (DVT) isn't present. Talk to your primary care doctor to see if further work up is required.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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