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Intermittent sharp pains in calf muscle

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Dr. Karl Logan MD

I’m writing about stiffness and pain behind my right knee. I often feel it in the upper calf and lower hamstring as well. It’s frequent but intermittent. The stiffness and pain limit range of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Karl Logan ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

I made a sudden movement forward and felt a pop in my left calf.There is no pain while I am sitting but a sharp pain when I walk ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

Twice this week, I have experienced a stabbing pain in my left calf. The first time was so severe that I was limping for 3 days. It got better just from resting it. I didn't try ice or a pain reliever ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

hours after the flight was over i got a sharp pain in my upper calf - like a stabbing type pain. I have no other symptoms like swelling. Wasnt sure if it causes sharp pain - which... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

Hi, I want to know how I can care for my lower back. I am feeling sharp pain and aches in my calf muscle, and behind my knee. I have had a history of sharp pain in my calf... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Narender Saini MD

I tore my calf muscle about five years ago , and on and off I have had pain in it when I do any exercise But today I was walking up a steep slope ,when a friend accidentally hit me on the same... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Narender Saini ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Narender Saini MD

I m having intermittent sharp pains in my lower calf muscle. The pain is isolated and intense when it comes on, but lasts for only 2-3 seconds everytime, happening every few... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Narender Saini ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Sunil Kumar Gupta MD

Every now and then (once or twice in about 2-3 weeks) I get a sharp twinge in my calf muscles. Either leg. It only lasts for about 5-10 seconds and isn t cramp (I know how that feels). I am 45 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil Kumar Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

Hi, my name is Mary, I m 58, and have been getting some pain in my left calf muscle area for the past couple of weeks. I was walking along, and experienced a sudden sharp pain in my left... View answer

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Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I ve been having calf pain on and off for two weeks. First calf lain for 6 days after a short haul ... and next day same calf pain returned. Cold this be a clot they never picked up or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Kerry Pottinger MD

Hi, If this pain has started spontaneously without warning and there is some swelling, I suggest you see a doctor to exclude a DVT. If the pain followed exercise then it may be a pulled muscle. In this...

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Do apply warm compresses, the pain could be due to spasm in the muscle. Warmth releases the spasm and provide you relief.

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Budman Sir, Hi I appreciate your concern for the painful lipoma. Get it excised under anesthesia. Reply with thanks.