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Why does my calf muscle ache or feels warm after sitting for a long period of time ?

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Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management
2 doctors agree

In brief: 2 reasons

There are many reasons for the aching.
Prolonged sitting can lead to pulling of blood in your lower extremities which can give you the feeling of aching, numbness, or burning. Another reason can be a bulging, protrusion, or herniated disc. Prolonged sitting can cause impingement of your spinal nerves which can also be a cause of your symptoms.

In brief: 2 reasons

There are many reasons for the aching.
Prolonged sitting can lead to pulling of blood in your lower extremities which can give you the feeling of aching, numbness, or burning. Another reason can be a bulging, protrusion, or herniated disc. Prolonged sitting can cause impingement of your spinal nerves which can also be a cause of your symptoms.
Dr. Mark Sacher
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Dr. Rhett Griggs
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: DVT

You need to be checked for a DVT deep venous thrombosis.
Get into your doc and get an us>.

In brief: DVT

You need to be checked for a DVT deep venous thrombosis.
Get into your doc and get an us>.
Dr. Rhett Griggs
Dr. Rhett Griggs
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