Elbow - Lateral Approach
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Superficial dissection

Skin

Mark

Mark the skin starting on the humeral shaft a few centimeters proximal to the lateral epicondyle and extending over the radial head to a point 5 cm distal to the joint.

Radial head identification

Pronating and supinating the hand, whilst palpating the elbow, facilitates the identification of the radial head.

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