PMID: 8102413Aug 1, 1993Paper

Acute compartment syndrome of both lower legs caused by ruptured tibial artery aneurysm in a patient with polyarteritis nodosa: a case report and review of literature

Journal of Vascular Surgery
N Hasaniya, J T Katzen


A unique case of acute compartment syndrome of both lower legs caused by a ruptured tibial artery in a patient with polyarteritis nodosa is reported. No similar cases have been reported in the literature. A review of the literature on ruptured aneurysms in patients with polyarteritis nodosa is discussed.


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Compartment Syndromes
Polyarteritis Nodosa
Rupture, Spontaneous
Tibial Arteries
Aneurysm, Ruptured

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