Other/unspecified enthesopathies of lower limb, excluding foot


anterior compartment syndrome: Rapid swelling, increased tension, pain, and ischemic necrosis of the muscles of the anterior tibial compartment of the leg, often following excessive physical exertion.

Data source
Hospital Discharge registry ICD-10: M769/M768, ICD-9: 7266X/7266F/7267X/7267B
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: M768/M769, ICD-9: 7267X/7266F/7267B/7266X
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 4
First defined in version DF2
DOID 3933
GWAS catalog 1000808
MESH D000868
SNOMED CT 12694001

Key figures

Sex All Female Male
Number of individuals 595 388 207
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.45 0.52 0.36
Mean age at first event (years) 47.43 48.02 46.32
Median number of events / individual 1 1 1

Clinical metrics

Sex All Female Male
Recurrence within 6 months (%) 21.18 22.68 18.36
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 1.85 1.29 2.9