Posts Tagged ‘calf’

Flexor Digitorum Longus Muscle: Foot and Toe Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the flexor digitorum longus muscle Pain in the foot while walking Pain in the ball of the foot which extends to the four small toes Pain can continue to the bottom of the foot and radiate up into the back of the leg Can cause foot cramps Contributes to…

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Semitendinosus Muscle: Buttock, Thigh, Knee, Calf Pain-Hamstring Muscle

Pain below the buttock traveling down the inside leg to the knee and sometimes calf can indicate semitendinosus dysfunction. What pain and symptoms are associated with the semitendinosus muscle? Pain just below the buttock Pain  down the back of the thigh and into the knee, occasionally going into the upper calf Pain intensifies while walking…

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Plantaris Muscle: Pain Behind The Knee

What pain and symptoms are associated with the Plantaris muscle? Pain  behind the knee Pain will sometimes extend down into the calf Is sometimes involved in cramps in the calf Where is the Plantaris muscle located? The plantaris muscle is found behind the knee. It is connected to the thigh bone (femur) and extends down…

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Soleus Muscle: Heel, Ankle, Calf, Knee, Low Back Pain

 What pain and symptoms are associated with the soleus muscle? Pain in the heel often to the point of not being able to put weight on the heel Pain in the ankle Pain in the calf sometimes extending into the back of the knee Deep aching in the back of the knee Deep pain in the…

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