Gluteal compartment syndrome after total knee arthroplasty with epidural postoperative analgesia.

@article{Pacheco2001GlutealCS,
  title={Gluteal compartment syndrome after total knee arthroplasty with epidural postoperative analgesia.},
  author={Rezende Pacheco and Samantha Buckley and Neil J Oxborrow and A. C. Weeber and K E Allerton},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  year={2001},
  volume={83 5},
  pages={739-40}
}
We describe two patients who developed gluteal compartment syndrome after total knee arthroplasty (TKA) carried out under epidural analgesic infusion and light sedation. To our knowledge, this occurrence has not been described previously after TKA. 

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