anterior compartment syndromes meaning

  "anterior compartment syndromes" in a sentence
  • [Medicine]
    Rapid swelling,increased tension,pain,and ischemic necrosis of the muscles of the anterior tibial compartment of the leg,often following excessive exertion.


  1. It is important to distinguish between the two, as shin splints rarely causes serious health problems, while Anterior Compartment Syndrome can lead to irreversible damage.

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