Compartment syndrome of the upper arm.
Compartment syndromes of the upper arm are reported rarely in the literature. The diagnosis requires a high index of suspicion. As with compartment syndromes elsewhere, prompt aggressive treatment is crucial in avoiding possible crippling sequelae.
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Palumbo, R. C., & Abrams, J. S. (1994). Compartment syndrome of the upper arm. Orthopedics, 17(12), 1144–1147. https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-19941201-11
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Surgery