Cystic degeneration and calcification of muscle: late sequelae of compartment syndrome.

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Cystic degeneration and calcification of the leg are uncommon late sequelae of compartment syndrome. Previously reported cases have all involved the anterior compartment of the leg. We present a 68-year-old man with a mass in the superficial posterior compartment of the leg who presented 37 years after the initial trauma and ischemic myonecrosis. MRI was… (More)

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@article{Renwick1994CysticDA, title={Cystic degeneration and calcification of muscle: late sequelae of compartment syndrome.}, author={Sonia Renwick and Fabrice Naraghi and Rey Worrell and Joachim Spaeth}, journal={Journal of orthopaedic trauma}, year={1994}, volume={8 5}, pages={440-4} }