Cincinnati incision is generally used for correction of club foot this is a
|A||Curved posteromedial incision|
|B||Posterior longitudinal midline incision|
|C||Transverse circumferential incision|
|D||Midline incision over the calcaneum|
Transverse circumferential incision
a. This incision provides excellent exposure of the subtalar joint and is useful in patient with severe internal rotation deformity of the calcaneus.
b. The incision begins on the medial aspect of the foot in the region of the naviculocuneiform joint and extends posteriorly continuing over the tendoachil les and lateral malleolus and over the sinus tarsi