https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3845475/

Clinical Features: A 44-year old male presented with acute calf pain with a palpable defect, loss of range of motion, and loss of strength after sustaining a soft ...

https://www.verywellhealth.com/medial-gastrocnemius-strain-2549420

Mar 13, 2019 ... A medial gastrocnemius strain is an injury to the calf muscle that is also known as tennis leg. Learn exactly what it entails and how it is treated.

https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/91687-treatment

Mar 30, 2018 ... A medial calf injury is a musculotendinous disruption of varying degrees in the medial head of the gastrocnemius muscle that results from an ...

https://www.livestrong.com/article/169155-what-are-the-treatments-for-a-torn-gastrocnemius-muscle/

A torn gastrocnemius muscle is a severe injury to the back of the calf area of the leg. During a muscle strain, the muscle tissue fibers disengage and separate ...

https://physioworks.com.au/injuries-conditions-1/calf-muscle-tears

Feb 14, 2019 ... ... professional for specific recommendations relevant to your calf muscle tear. General Recommendations: Calf Muscle Tear Treatment - Phase ...

https://www.uofmhealth.org/health-library/abq4844

Your calf muscle is actually two muscles, the gastrocnemius muscle and the soleus muscle. These muscles can be injured if they get overstretched. Injury to a  ...

https://fairview.org/sitecore/content/Fairview/Home/Patient-Education/Articles/English/u/n/d/e/r/Understanding_Gastrocnemius_Muscle_Tear_90611

Back view of lower leg showing gastrocnemius muscle and Achilles tendon. A gastrocnemius muscle ... Treatment for a gastrocnemius muscle tear. Treatment ...

https://www.uptodate.com/contents/calf-injuries-not-involving-the-achilles-tendon

Feb 7, 2019 ... The medial head of the gastrocnemius in particular plays a major role in generating power when athletes jump or sprint, and injuries of the ...

https://sma.org.au/resources-advice/injury-fact-sheets/gastrocnemius-calf-strain/

The Gastrocnemius is commonly injured in sports which require quick acceleration from a stationary position and quick halts in movement, i.e. tennis or squash.

https://footeducation.com/calf-muscle-tear-gastrocnemius-tear/

Because of the similarities between the injuries, an Achilles tendon rupture must be ruled out in the diagnosis. Treatment of calf muscle tears is non-surgical.