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Intense calf muscle pain followed by soreness, bruises on the back of leg post continuous dancing. What could be wrong?

I was at at wedding party and was dancing away and jumping up and down a lot and during this I took a very bad muscle pain on my left calf muscle! As I was bridesmaid I danced on but the following day (sat) until now a huge bruise has spread right down the back of my leg and continues to be sore. I have not banged it and I did not fall on it! Ny ideas what could be wrong with it?
Asked On : Fri, 8 Jun 2012
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It is due to excessive exertion.Apply ice and take some analgesics.Keep your leg elevated and do not over exert yourself for 3 days.
Answered: Sat, 9 Jun 2012
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