Executive Editor: Steve Krikler

Authors: Paulo Barbosa, Felix Bonnaire, Kodi Kojima

Malleoli Transsyndesmotic, lateral simple fracture with medial fracture - ORIF

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Lateral approach

The longitudinal lateral incision is the standard approach for most fibular fractures.


Medial approach

The standard medial incision runs posterior to the medial malleolus. The saphenous vein and nerve must be protected.


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