Tuberosity of navicular bone - Tuberositas ossis navicularis

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Description

The medial surface of navicular bone presents a rounded tuberosity, the lower part of which gives attachment to part of the tendon of the Tibialis posterior.


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 > Navicular > Tuberosity of navicular bone

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