A 18-year-old female asked:
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i am experiencing calf pain. every time i point my toes, my calves lock up and i am in excruciating pain.

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Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
These are muscle: cramps. Frequently called "charlie horse". They may represent an electrolyte abnormality or potentially vascular disease. Contact your health care provider for an evaluation and blood work.
Answered on Oct 25, 2017

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