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Disease Ischemic Contracture

Name Ischemic Contracture
Synonyms Contracture, Ischemic | Contractures, Ischemic | Contractures, Volkmann | Contracture, Volkmann | Contracture, Volkmann's Ischemic | Ischemic Contractures | Ischemic Contracture, Volkmann's | Volkmann Contracture | Volkmann Contractures | Volkmann Ischemic Contracture | Volkmann's Ischemic Contracture | Volkmanns Ischemic Contracture
Definition A type of permanent damage to muscles and nerves that results from prolonged lack blood flow to those tissues. It is characterized by shortening and stiffening of the muscles.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D054061
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1. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Joint Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Contracture Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ischemic Contracture Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Muscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Compartment Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ischemic Contracture Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Muscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Contracture Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ischemic Contracture Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Compartment Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ischemic Contracture Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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