What are early complications of tibial plateau fractures?

Updated: Jul 05, 2018
  • Author: Srinivasa Vidyadhara, MBBS, DNB, MS(Orth), DNB(Orth), FNB(SpineSurg), MNAMS; Chief Editor: Thomas M DeBerardino, MD  more...
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Early complications include the following:

  • Compartment syndrome
  • Vascular injuries
  • Swelling and wound-healing problems
  • Infections
  • Deep vein thrombosis
  • Nerve injuries

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