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Clinical Features of Popliteal Artery Entrapment Syndrome (PAES)

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Leg pain may develop in an athlete who has a popliteal artery that takes an anomalous course which allows it to become compressed during muscle contraction. The pain is a result of ischemia caused by partial or complete arterial obstruction during exercise.

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