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Acute Compartment Syndrome Hand and Forearm

Compartment syndrome is a condition in which pressure develops within muscle tissue obstructing the flow of blood which carries oxygen and nutrients. A severe injury to the hand and forearm may cause an acute form of this condition which can result in permanent muscle damage if not treated emergently. Read More

  • The American Board of  Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Allegheny General Hospital
  • University of Pittsburgh  Medical Center
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery: AAHS
  • Alpha Omega Alpha