supramalleolar

su·pra·mal·le·o·lar

(sū'pră-mă-lē'ō-lăr),
Above a malleolus.

supramalleolar

(soo″pră-mă-lē′ō-lăr) [″ + malleolus, little hammer]
Located above either malleolus.
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In another, after removing the intramedullary nail, a supramalleolar derotational osteotomy was performed and plate fixation accomplished [16].
Tsutaya, "Weight-bearing-line analysis in supramalleolar osteotomy for varus-type osteoarthritis of the ankle," Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - American Volume, vol.
Surgery for ankle valgus includes supramalleolar osteotomy, medial tibial hemiepiphysiodesis, fibular-Achilles tenodesis, fibular lengthening, and distal tibiofibular synostosis.
All cases including the terms above-knee amputation (AKA), through-knee amputation (TKA), below-knee amputation (BKA), supramalleolar amputation (SMA), forefoot/transmetatarsal amputation (TMA) and digit amputation (DA) were included as an LEA in this study.
Pronation-dorsiflexion (PD) 1 Fracture of the medial malleolus 2 Fracture of the anterior margin of tibia 3 Supramalleolar fracture of the fibula 4 Transverse fracture of the posterior tibial surface Table 2: Classification of the fractures using the AO/OTA classification system Type A: Fibula fracture below syndesmosis (infrasyndesmotic) A1--Isolated A2--With fracture of medial malleolus A3--With a posteromedial fracture Type B: Fibula fracture at the level of syndesmosis (trans-syndesmotic) B1--Isolated B2--With medial lesion (malleolus or ligament) B3--With medial lesion and fracture of posterolateral tibia Type C: Fibula fracture above syndesmosis (suprasyndesmotic) C1--Diaphyseal fracture of fibula, simple C2--Diaphyseal fracture of fibula, complex C3--Proximal fracture of fibula
Therapeutic possibilities of the lateral supramalleolar flap and itsvariations: Apropos of 6 clinical cases.
Marsh and colleagues investigated 7 patients with supramalleolar nonunions after tibial plafond fractures and found an average patient cost of $66,491 per patient to treat these nonunions [10].
The PPG probe or sensor was attached to the skin in the medial area, in the distal third of the leg (the supramalleolar area) [22].
Savidge, "Supramalleolar trial osteotomy for haemophilic arthropathy of the ankle," Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Series B, vol.
In the ambit of the examination we have considered the centimetres measurements of the leg diametres : supramalleolar, middle calf and middle thight
There are nighttime stretching orthoses to provide a static stretch while asleep; ankle-high supramalleolar orthoses designed to provide mediolateral ankle stability; "leaf spring" AFOs with a slightly flexible upright; solid one-piece AFOs; and articulated AFOs with a built-in joint.
Korunmus ve korunmamis distal ekstremite kas gucu ve eklem butunlugu dikkate alinarak yaprak, eklemli, eklemsiz, supramalleolar ve submalleolar AFO olarak hastaya spesifik olcu alinarak dizayn edilir.