Ankle - Posterolateral Approach
Play

Step by step

Superficial dissection

Skin

Mark

Mark the skin of the ankle starting 5 cm proximal to the medial malleolus on the posterior tibial border, continue distal following the posterior border of the medial malleolus and end 5 cm distal to it.

Incise

Incise the skin of the posteromedial side of the ankle following the previously made marking.

Do you want to learn the complete step-by-step of "Ankle - Posterolateral Approach"?

Try one of our offerings

Try-out

Unlock your free Incision procedure

Membership

Unlimited access to all 419 procedures.

20 per month Get started

Do you want to learn the anatomy of "Ankle - Posterolateral Approach"?

Try one of our offerings

Try-out

Unlock your free Incision procedure

Membership

Unlimited access to all 419 courses.

20 per month Get started

Do you want to learn the objectives of "Ankle - Posterolateral Approach"?

Try one of our offerings

Try-out

Unlock your free Incision procedure

Membership

Unlimited access to all 419 courses.

20 per month Get started

Do you want to learn the preoperative of "Ankle - Posterolateral Approach"?

Try one of our offerings

Try-out

Unlock your free Incision procedure

Membership

Unlimited access to all 419 courses.

20 per month Get started

Do you want to learn the postoperative of "Ankle - Posterolateral Approach"?

Try one of our offerings

Try-out

Unlock your free Incision procedure

Membership

Unlimited access to all 419 courses.

20 per month Get started

Do you want to take the test of "Ankle - Posterolateral Approach"?

Try one of our offerings

Try-out

Unlock your free Incision course

Free Try course

Membership

Unlimited access to all 419 courses.

20 per month Get started