Volkmann contracture

Volk·mann con·trac·ture

(volk'mahn),
ischemic contracture resulting from irreversible necrosis of muscle tissue, produced by a compartment syndrome; classically involves the forearm flexor muscles.

Volk·mann con·trac·ture

(fōlk'mahn kŏn-trak'shŭr)
Ischemic contracture resulting from irreversible necrosis of muscle tissue, produced by a compartment syndrome; classically involves the forearm flexor muscles.

Volkmann contracture

Degeneration, contracture, fibrosis, and atrophy of a muscle resulting from injury to its blood supply; usually seen in the hand. Synonym: ischemic paralysis

Volkmann,

Richard, German surgeon, 1830-1889.
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Volkmann contracture - ischemic contracture resulting from irreversible necrosis of muscle tissue, produced by a compartment syndrome.
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Volkmann ischemia
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Volkmann ischemic paralysis
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