Surgical Repairs of Forearm Injuries - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
This medical exhibit demonstrates the surgical repair of extensive left arm fractures. Image A orients the viewer to the location and extent of the injuries. An incision is made to release the developing compartment syndrome. Image B shows a second incision made to debride the ulnar fractures. Image C shows two plates and multiple screws placed to reduce the radial and ulnar fractures. Image D shows surgical wound closure with skin staples. Image E details the debridement of and closure of a wound to the index finger.