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Achilles tendon repair, can it cause cramp?

2 doctors weighed in

In brief: Yes

Cramps can certainly happen after surgery.
If extremely painful the could be a DVT which needs to be checked asap.

In brief: Yes

Cramps can certainly happen after surgery.
If extremely painful the could be a DVT which needs to be checked asap.
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
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Dr. David Bloome
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Yes

It is not uncommon to experience some cramping or muscle spasms in the calf after an achilles repair. Typically, these symptoms resolve after a week or 2.

In brief: Yes

It is not uncommon to experience some cramping or muscle spasms in the calf after an achilles repair. Typically, these symptoms resolve after a week or 2.
Dr. David Bloome
Dr. David Bloome
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