Compartment Syndrome

Under a compartment syndrome is meant an increased tissue pressure within a fixed Faszienkompartments with a Gewebischämie as a result. The first sign is a disproportionately large, standing out of proportion to the injury pain. The diagnosis is usually by measuring the Kompartmentdrucks. The treatment consists of fasciotomy. The compartment syndrome is a self-sustaining cascade of individual pathological processes. It begins with a tissue edema, which develops normally after an…

September 3, 2018