Calcaneal tubercle - Tuberculum calcanei

Description

The calcaneal tuberclet is a bony eminence, often double, on the inferior surface of the calcaneus at the anterior end of the area for attachment of the long plantar ligament.


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

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