Noun(1) young of domestic cattle(2) the muscular back part of the shank(3) fine leather from the skin of a calf(4) young of various large placental mammals e.g. whale or giraffe or elephant or buffalo
(1) A common sprain injury is a torn Achilles tendon, which connects the calf muscles to the heel.(2) Obesity that prevents ambulation exacerbates venous hypertension because the calf muscle is not working to keep the veins pumping the blood out of the leg.(3) He put no blame on the elephant, saying that the young female was simply trying to defend its territory, along with another elephant with a calf nearby.(4) They observed an orphaned elephant calf being rejected from its herd.(5) No one really knows what causes these sudden, painful muscle spasms in the calf , the thigh or the arch of the foot.(6) the calf muscles(7) The calf and suede styles feature resin hardware.(8) The veins in the deep system drain the gastrocnemius and soleus muscles of the calf .(9) The most crippling injuries were to Simon's right leg, mangled beyond recognition below the knee, the entire calf musculature torn off.(10) The lice move from mother to calf and among whales in close contact with each other.(11) That's partly because you've lost flexibility in the calf and the soleus muscle, which is near the ankle.(12) Well actually it's about just letting the calf muscles and the toes be as they are.(13) Like the elephant calf in Africa that decided to play football with a crocodile, little realising the danger till the mother elephant shooed it away.(14) In patients with venous insufficiency damage occurs to the veins or calf muscle pump, resulting in high venous pressures in the deep veins.(15) The Achilles tendon is the thick, strong tendon that joins the calf muscles to the heel bone.(16) Segmental pressures are obtained bilaterally on the lower extremities at the thigh, above the knee, the calf , and the ankle.
(1) calf muscle :: kuitspier
1. sura ::
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