VG - Dorsalis pedis

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  1. Linear guide
    an imaginary line extending from the center of the anterior ankle joint to a point midway between the first toe and the adjacent toe
  2. Anatomical guide
    the artery is located lateral to the tendon of the extensor hallicus longus muscle
  3. Place of incision
    the parallel incision is made along the superior one-third of the linear guide just lateral to the tendon of the extensor hallicus longus muscle
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VG - Dorsalis pedis
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