Tarsal sinus - Sinus tarsi

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On the articulated foot, th calcaneal sulcus on calcaneus and the sulcusl tali on the talus form a canal (sinus tarsi) for the lodgement of the interosseous talocalcaneal ligament.


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 > Calcaneus > Tarsal sinus

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