Gastrocnemius soleus recession: a simpler, more limited approach.

By:Lamm BM, Paley D, Herzenberg JE|Date: August 27, 2012|Source: J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 2005 Jan-Feb;95(1):18-25


Multiple surgical procedures have been described for the correction of equinus deformity. We present a review of the anatomy, biomechanics, and clinical assessment of equinus. In addition, we provide a detailed surgical technique for gastrocnemius soleus recession and introduce an anatomical guide for surgical treatment.