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*  Capillary leak syndrome
... but the extravasation in the extremities is sufficiently massive to cause circulatory shock and compartment syndromes, with a ... Systemic capillary leak syndrome (SCLS, or Clarkson's disease), or primary capillary leak syndrome, is a rare, grave and ... engraftment syndrome, hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis, the ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, viral hemorrhagic fevers, and ... Capillary leak syndrome is characterized by the escape of blood plasma through capillary walls, from the blood circulatory ...
*  Tibial plateau fracture
Up to 33% of these fractures may be open, often with extensive soft tissue injuries and risk of compartment syndrome. ... Complication may include injury to the artery or nerve, arthritis, and compartment syndrome. The cause is typically trauma such ... A serious complication of tibial plateau fractures is compartment syndrome in which swelling causes compression of the nerves ...
*  Compartment syndrome
When compartment syndrome is caused by repetitive use of the muscles, it is known as chronic compartment syndrome (CCS). This ... Compartment syndrome was first described in 1881 by Richard von Volkmann. Untreated, acute compartment syndrome can result in ... Complementary to chronic compartment syndrome is another subset known as chronic exertional compartment syndrome CECS, often ... Compartment syndrome is a condition in which increased pressure within one of the body's compartments results in insufficient ...
*  Anterior compartment syndrome
The anterior compartment syndrome of the lower leg (often referred to simply as anterior compartment syndrome), can affect any ... while Anterior Compartment Syndrome can lead to irreversible damage. The true compartment syndrome arises due to increased ... A compartment syndrome is an increased pressure within a muscular compartment that compromises the circulation to the muscles. ... The 5 Ps of Anterior Compartment Syndrome: Pain Pallor Paresthesia Pulselessness Paralysis (If not treated) Janet G. Travell; ...
*  Abdominal compartment syndrome
... with abscesses formation Abdominal compartment syndrome follows a destructive pathway similar to compartment syndrome of the ... the syndrome has now progressed to the end stage of the highly fatal process termed abdominal compartment syndrome. These ... causing multiple organ dysfunction syndrome and death. Abdominal compartment syndrome occurs when tissue fluid within the ... When abdominal compartment syndrome reaches this point without surgery and help of a silo the patient will most likely die. ...
*  Fascial compartments of leg
... leading to a condition known as compartment syndrome. Severe damage to the nerve and blood vessels around a muscle can cause ... Fascial compartments of thigh Fascial compartments of arm Fascial compartments of forearm Fraipont, Michael J.; Adamson, ... The fascial compartments of the leg are the four fascial compartments that separate and contain the muscles of the lower leg ( ... The compartments usually have nerve and blood supplies separate from their neighbours. All of the muscles within a compartment ...
*  Fasciotomy
Compartment syndrome is one of the conditions where a fasciotomy may be indicated. People who are likely to have injuries ... It is also sometimes used to treat chronic compartment stress syndrome. The procedure has a very high rate of success, with the ... "Compartment syndrome: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia". Nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2014-03-08. ... Fasciotomy is a limb-saving procedure when used to treat acute compartment syndrome. ...
*  Soleus muscle
If left untreated compartment syndrome can lead to atrophy of muscles, blood clots, and neuropathy. Meyers, Ron A.; Hermanson, ... Due to the thick fascia covering the muscles of the leg, they are prone to compartment syndrome. This pathology relates to the ... MedlinePlus Encyclopedia Compartment syndrome Gray, Henry. Pick, T. Pickering, & Howden, Robert (Eds.) (1995). Gray's Anatomy ( ... which separates the superficial posterior compartment of the leg from the deep posterior compartment. On the other side of the ...
*  Figure skating
"Shin splints or anterior compartment syndrome?". Skating Magazine. April 2014. p. 55. Walston, Sharon (2002-04-02). "The Figure ...
*  Pain out of proportion
It is found in a number of conditions: Necrotizing fasciitis Compartment syndrome Mesenteric ischemia Goh, T.; Goh, L. G.; Ang ... Willis, R. B.; Rorabeck, C. H. (April 1990). "Treatment of compartment syndrome in children". The Orthopedic Clinics of North ...
*  Dorsal interossei of the hand
First Dorsal Interosseous compartment syndrome. Interosseous muscles of the hand Palmar interossei muscles Interosseous muscles ...
*  Purple glove syndrome
Compartment syndrome is a complication of PGS. Doctors recommend discontinuing the use of phenytoin. The application of heat ... Purple glove syndrome (PGS) is a poorly understood skin disease in which the extremities become swollen, discoloured and ... Oral phenytoin can also result in development of purple glove syndrome. Chokshi R, Openshaw J, Mehta NN, Mohler E (February ... O'Brien TJ, Cascino GD, So EL, Hanna DR (October 1998). "Incidence and clinical consequence of the purple glove syndrome in ...
*  Frostbite
Complications may include hypothermia or compartment syndrome. People who are exposed to low temperatures for prolonged periods ... If symptoms of compartment syndrome develop, fasciotomy can be done to attempt to preserve blood flow. Tissue loss and ...
*  Steve Zakuani
During recovery, doctors feared that his leg would require amputation because of compartment syndrome. The concern was caused ... Clark, Dave (7 November 2011). "Steve Zakuani Continues Recovery, Reveals Compartment Syndrome Complication". Sounder At Heart ...
*  Arthroscopy
Siegel, M. G. (July 1997). "Compartment syndrome after arthroscopic surgery of the knee. A report of two cases managed ... Rarely, this fluid may be the course of a serious complication, compartment syndrome. However, Postarthroscopic glenohumeral ... piriformis syndrome), ischiofemoral impingement and direct assessment of hip replacement. Arthroscopy is commonly used for ... trochanteric pain syndrome, snapping iliotibial band, osteoarthritis (controversial), sciatic nerve compression ( ...
*  Posterior compartment of thigh
As with any other fascial compartment, the posterior compartment of thigh can develop compartment syndrome when pressure builds ... The posterior compartment is a fascial compartment bounded by fascia. It is separated from the anterior compartment by two ... Ojike NI, Roberts CS, Giannoudis PV (2010). "Compartment syndrome of the thigh: a systematic review". Injury. 41 (2): 133-136. ... The posterior compartment of the thigh is one of the fascial compartments that contains the knee flexors and hip extensors ...
*  Galeazzi fracture
Forearm trauma may be associated with compartment syndrome. Anterior interosseous nerve (AIN) palsy may also be present, but it ...
*  Acute limb ischaemia
Compartment syndrome can occur because of acute limb ischaemia because of the biotoxins that accumulate distal to the occlusion ... they are commonly mis-attributed to compartment syndrome. One more symptom would be the development of gangrene. Immediate ...
*  Exertional rhabdomyolysis
This is known as compartment syndrome which leads to greater death of the surrounding muscle tissue around the injury. As the ... "Characteristics of patients with chronic exertional compartment syndrome." Foot & Ankle International 34.10 (2013): 1349-1354. ... "The Syndrome of Rhabdomyolsis: Complication and Treatment." European Journal of Medicine 19.8 (2008): 568-574. Web. 25 Jan 2014 ...
*  Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society
"Crush Injury, Compartment syndrome, and other Acute Traumatic Ischemias". Retrieved 2008-05-19. Bouachour G, Cronier P, Gouello ... Compartment syndrome, and other Acute Traumatic Ischemias Decompression sickness Enhancement of Healing in Selected Problem ...
*  Ryan Johansen
During the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs, Johansen suffered an acute compartment syndrome in his left thigh in the Western ... "Ryan Johansen of Predators treated for acute compartment syndrome". NHL.com. NHL. 21 May 2017. Retrieved 17 December 2017. " ...
*  Hyperbaric medicine
"Crush Injury, Compartment syndrome, and other Acute Traumatic Ischemias". Retrieved 2011-08-21. Bouachour G, Cronier P, Gouello ... compartment syndrome, and other acute traumatic ischemias; Decompression sickness; Enhancement of healing in selected problem ...
*  Rhabdomyolysis
Compartment syndrome is treated with surgery to relieve the pressure inside the muscle compartment and reduce the risk of ... The swollen, inflamed muscle may directly compress structures in the same fascial compartment, causing compartment syndrome. ... Compartment syndrome is a clinical diagnosis, i.e., no diagnostic test conclusively proves its presence or absence, but direct ... Shadgan B; Menon M; O'Brien PJ; Reid WD (September 2008). "Diagnostic techniques in acute compartment syndrome of the leg". ...
*  1996-97 Vancouver Grizzlies season
Forward Doug Edwards missed the entire season with compartment syndrome. The Grizzlies would open the season with a seven-game ...
*  Crush syndrome
Compartment syndrome can be secondary to crush syndrome.[citation needed] Monitor for the classic 5 Ps: pain, pallor, ... Crush syndrome (also traumatic rhabdomyolysis or Bywaters' syndrome) is a medical condition characterized by major shock and ... fluid loading is the requirement in crush syndrome. Seigo Minami, a Japanese physician, first reported the crush syndrome in ... The syndrome was later described by British physician Eric Bywaters in patients during the 1941 London Blitz. It is a ...
*  Follicular dendritic cells
... lymphoid compartments. Interaction between FDCs precursors and lymphoid cells mediated by TNF-a and lymphotoxin (LT) is crucial ... salivary glands of patients with Sjögren's syndrome, and the skin of patients with pseudo B cells lymphoma. Follicular ...
*  Lithotomy position
Cohen SA, Hurt WG (May 2001). "Compartment syndrome associated with lithotomy position and intermittent compression stockings ... surgical procedures with the patient in the lithotomy position and a circulatory complication known as compartment syndrome, ...