Vacuum assisted closure

Case contributed by Dr Aneta Kecler - Pietrzyk


85 years old with chronic ankle ulcer.

Patient Data

Age: 85
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Extensive subcutaneous changes with vaccum assisted therapy ( closure  - V.A.C) device over medioposterior aspect of the ankle.

No evidence of osseous involvement. 

Modality: Photo

Vaccum - assisted closure device. 

Foam dressing over right medial ankle with drains.

VAC pump.


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Case Information

rID: 52733
Case created: 18th Apr 2017
Last edited: 22nd Apr 2017
System: Trauma
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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