Frostbite in an adolescent football player: a case report.

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OBJECTIVE To present the case of vascular compromise of a finger from a confluent circumferential blister due to an inappropriately applied commercial cold pack in a high school athlete and to describe the mechanism of iatrogenic injury, acute surgical management, rehabilitation, and pathophysiology of frostbite and constriction injuries. BACKGROUND A 17… (More)
DOI: 10.4085/1062-6050-48.6.19

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