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The calf squeeze test can identify an
Achilles tendon rupture. While you are kneeling on a
chair with your legs hanging over the edge, or lying face down with your lower
legs bent up 90 degrees, your doctor will squeeze your
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerDavid Bardana, MD, FRCSC - Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
Current as ofNovember 14, 2014
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & David Bardana, MD, FRCSC - Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
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