Groove for tendon of fibularis longus; Groove for tendon of peroneus longus - Sulcus tendinis musculi fibularis longi; Sulcus tendinis musculi peronei longi

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The plantar surfaceof cuboid bone presents in front a deep groove, the groove for tendon of fibularis longus (peroneal sulcus), which runs obliquely forward and medialward; it lodges the tendon of the Peronæus longus, and is bounded behind by a prominent ridge, to which the long plantar ligament is attached.


This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from http://www.bartleby.com/107/).

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Bones; Skeletal system > Appendicular skeleton > Bones of lower limb > Free part of lower limb > Bones of foot > Tarsal bones > Cuboid > Groove for tendon of fibularis longus; Groove for tendon of peroneus longus

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