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Torn Calf Muscle
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Wrome posted:
Hello,

Last week 5-14, I was playing basketball, as I was cutting to the basket I felt as if someone hit a line drive (baseball) right at my calf. I RICED my calf for the first week and I can walk but I still feel some discomfort. Should I consider getting an MRI? I have strained my calf before, but never torn. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you,

Wil
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