The squeezing calf triceps test is to squeeze the calf muscles to check for the presence or absence of paw flexion and to diagnose the Achilles tendon rupture. The patient was lying prone, and the foot was hanging on the side of the examination bed. The doctor squeezed the patient's calf triceps by hand. Normal: The result of the test is negative. Causes the foot to bend. `

Basic Information

Specialist classification: growth and development check classification: physical examination

Applicable gender: whether men and women apply fasting: not fasting

Analysis results:

Below normal:

Normal value:
no

Above normal:

negative:
The result of the test was negative. Causes the foot to bend.

Positive:
The test result is positive, that is, there is no foot flexion activity, suggesting that the Achilles tendon is broken.

Tips: To relax when checking, you should face it positively and actively cooperate with the inspection. Normal value

The result of the test was negative. Causes the foot to bend.

Clinical significance

Abnormal results:

The test result is positive, that is, there is no foot flexion activity, suggesting that the Achilles tendon is broken.

People who need to be examined: people with unusually painful calves while walking.

Positive results may be diseases: Achilles tendon rupture, Achilles tendon sac

Taboo before inspection: no special contraindications.

Requirements for inspection: Check the feelings of relaxation, should face positively, and actively cooperate with the inspection.

Inspection process

The patient was lying prone, and the foot was hanging on the side of the examination bed. The doctor squeezed the patient's calf triceps by hand.

Not suitable for the crowd

There are no special taboos.

Adverse reactions and risks

Nothing.