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Case Reports in Orthopedics
Volume 2011, Article ID 678525, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/678525
Case Report

Forearm Compartment Syndrome following Thrombolytic Therapy for Massive Pulmonary Embolism: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics Surgery, Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Trust, Wigan WN1 2NN, UK

Received 2 November 2011; Accepted 6 December 2011

Academic Editor: M. K. Lyons

Copyright © 2011 Ravi Badge and Mukesh Hemmady. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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  • Martin Freyer, Ivana Vachalova, Benedikt Zirngibl, and Josef G. Heckmann, “Compartment syndrome following thrombolysis: clinical features and associated conditions,” Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis, vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 201–207, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
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