Missed posterior deep, inferior subcompartment syndrome in a patient with an ankle fracture: a case report.

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Deep posterior compartment syndrome is an extremely rare complication of ankle fracture and the few reported cases in the literature show that it is usually diagnosed late. Anterior and deep posterior compartment syndromes have been described with variable manifestations according to the compartment affected. We present a case of deep posterior compartment… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.jfas.2010.04.002

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@article{Piper2010MissedPD, title={Missed posterior deep, inferior subcompartment syndrome in a patient with an ankle fracture: a case report.}, author={Kalman Piper and Jessica Chua Yen-yi and Mark Horsley}, journal={The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons}, year={2010}, volume={49 4}, pages={398.e5-8} }