ALLMedicine™ Ankle Arthrocentesis Center
Research & Reviews 2 results
Nov 3rd, 2020 - Background Arthrocentesis (synovial fluid aspiration) can be performed diagnostically (for identification of the etiology of acute arthritis) or therapeutically (for pain relief, drainage of effusion, or injection of medications). [1, 2] The clini...
Nov 1st, 2020 - Arthrocentesis of the ankle is the process of puncturing the tibiotalar joint with a needle to withdraw synovial fluid. The anteromedial approach is described.