Salman Mansoor, Kevin Murphy, Siobhan Kelly.
An unusual case of bilateral foot drop following laparoscopic cholecystectomy due to intermittent pneumatic compression device.
South Asian J Emerg Med Jan ;3(2):42-4.
We report a case of bilateral common peroneal neuropathy secondary to an intermittent pneumatic compression device in a 74-year-old patient after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Care should be taken to avoid such an adverse outcome that could lead to a long-term disability.
PakMediNet -Pakistan's largest Database of Pakistani Medical Journals - http://www.pakmedinet.com