|Authors||Galyon SW, Richards KA, Pettus JA, Bodin SG|
|Journal||J Clin Anesth Volume: 23 Issue: 1 Pages: 75-8|
|Publish Date||2011 Feb|
The case of a 53 year-old, ASA physical status III man who underwent laparoscopy-assisted cystoprostatectomy, then subsequently developed three-limb compartment syndrome and rhabdomyolysis, is presented. He recovered baseline renal function and the use of his limbs. Well-limb compartment syndrome (WLCS) has a multifactorial etiology and is prevented and managed by avoidance of known risks.