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Do I need a referral for an orthapedic surgeon to get checked for exertional compartment syndrome?

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Dr. Clive Segil
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

An examination is needed to make the correct diagnosis.

In brief: Yes

An examination is needed to make the correct diagnosis.
Dr. Clive Segil
Dr. Clive Segil
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Dr. Pietro Seni
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Must likely yes in order to measure the comparment pressure during exertion, however any physician that knows how to measure pressures can do it such as sports medicine and physiatry but the orthopaedic surgeon is the one that do the surgical procedure to correct the problem.

In brief: Yes

Must likely yes in order to measure the comparment pressure during exertion, however any physician that knows how to measure pressures can do it such as sports medicine and physiatry but the orthopaedic surgeon is the one that do the surgical procedure to correct the problem.
Dr. Pietro Seni
Dr. Pietro Seni
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