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5Pin insertion (tibia and foot)

Pin placement in the foot for modular external fixation

Pin placement in the foot

For the construction of the partial frame of the foot the following three options are used most frequently:

  • one pin in the calcaneus (green circle) and one in the talus (brown circle)
  • two pins in the calcaneus (green and orange circle)
  • one pin in the calcaneus (green circle) and one in the medial cuneiform (blue circle)