Deviation Correction - Exposure of the Vastus Lateralis.

Deviation Correction - Exposure of the Vastus Lateralis.
General anesthesia is required for this procedure. A strip of fascia is removed from the vastus lateralis muscle dorsal to the patella in the direction of the tuber coxae. A 3 cm wide and 12 cm long strip of fascia is removed from the deep tougher layer covering the vastus lateralis muscle.

Larsen RE (1985)