Case report: successful treatment of acute exertional paraspinal compartment syndrome with hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
Journal Article (Journal Article)
An NCAA football player developed an acute paraspinal compartment syndrome after a weight-lifting strain. The patient presented with myonecrosis (CK up to 77,400 U/L), and myoglobinuria. Treatment consisted of forced diuresis and six sessions in the hyperbaric oxygen chamber.
- Karam, MD; Amendola, A; Mendoza-Lattes, S
Volume / Issue
- 30 /
Start / End Page
- 188 - 190
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Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)
- United States