Lateral Leg Compartment Syndrome Caused by Ill-fitting Compression Stocking Placed for Deep Vein Thrombosis Prophylaxis During Surgery: A Case Report

Abstract: Isolated lateral leg compartment syndrome is a relatively rare event, with potentially devastating consequences. We present a case of a 44-year-old man with isolated lateral leg compartment syndrome caused by a compression stocking used for deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis during surgery.

Abstract: Isolated lateral leg compartment syndrome is a relatively rare event, with potentially devastating consequences. We present a case of a 44-year-old man with isolated lateral leg compartment syndrome caused by a compression stocking used for deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis during surgery.

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Lateral Leg Compartment Syndrome Caused by Ill-fitting Compression Stocking Placed for Deep Vein Thrombosis Prophylaxis During Surgery: A Case Report