Executive Editor: Amy Kapatkin General Editor: Noel Moens

Authors: Cassio Ferrigno

Dog tibial shaft

back to skeleton

Glossary

Dorsal recumbency (hanging limb)

The dog is placed in dorsal recumbency on the surgery table with the injured limb hanging. Placing the dog near the back part of the surgery table is recommended.

Lateral oblique recumbency

The dog is placed in lateral oblique recumbency on the surgery table with the injured limb ventral and hanging.

v2.0 2012-05-13