Partial gastrocnemius tear

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Presentation

Hyperextension injury while playing football. Pain around the popliteal fossa. No fracture.

Patient Data

Age: 14 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Tear of the medial head of gastrocnemius.

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Case information

rID: 24223
Published: 1st Aug 2013
Last edited: 27th Feb 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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