Tennis leg

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Sudden onset of calf pain while playing - 4 days back. H/o snapping. Game was not tennis. Followed by local calf swelling.

Patient Data

Age: 40 - 45 yrs
Gender: Male

There is fluid collection between medial head of gastrocnemius and soleus muscle measuring 70 x 45 x 8mm (CC x TV x AP).

There is no Baker’s cyst.

Popliteal artery and vein are patent.

Case Discussion

Classical history and ultrasound findings as well in case of tennis leg. 

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Case information

rID: 40464
Published: 22nd Oct 2015
Last edited: 25th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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