Surgical anatomy of the proximal release of the gastrocnemius: a cadaveric study.

Abstract

BACKGROUND The importance of isolated gastrocnemius contracture in disorders of the foot and ankle has been established in recent years. The aim of this study was to describe the proximal anatomical approach to the medial and lateral heads of gastrocnemius and to compare the sizes of the medial and lateral heads of the gastrocnemius. MATERIALS AND METHODS… (More)
DOI: 10.3113/FAI.2009.1202

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