Leg Swelling And Pain After A Football Game - Page #3

Lab Studies:
Complete blood count, metabolic panel and coagulation studies within normal limits.

Other Studies:
1) Tibia-Fibula X-Ray: Negative for fracture.

2) Limited Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: 5 cm x 0.4 cm longitudinal peroneus brevis tear with less defined fibroadipose septa throughout muscle belly and fluid in lateral compartment.
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3) Compartment pressures: Lateral 34 mmHg, Anterior 10 mmHg.

Orthopedic Surgery

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