Approaches Category: Humerus Approaches


Lateral Approach to Distal Humerus

The lateral approach to distal humerus exposes the lateral epicondyle and the origin of the wrist extensors.

Posterior Approach to the Humerus

The midline posterior approach to the humerus is classically extensile, providing excellent access to the lower three fourths of the posterior aspect...

Anterolateral Approach to the Humerus

Anterolateral Approach to the Humerus exposes the distal fourth of the humerus. Its major advantage over the brachialis-splitting anterior approach is that...

Anterior Approach to Humerus Shaft

Anterior Approach to Humerus Shaft is used to open reduction and internal fixation of humerus shaft fractures, humeral tumor biopsy/resection, humeral osteotomy...