Kość strzałkowa - Fibula

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The fibula is placed on the lateral side of the tibia, with which it is connected above and below. It is the smaller of the two bones, and, in proportion to its length, the most slender of all the long bones. Its upper extremity is small, placed toward the back of the head of the tibia, below the level of the knee-joint, and excluded from the formation of this joint. Its lower extremity inclines a little forward, so as to be on a plane anterior to that of the upper end; it projects below the tibia, and forms the lateral part of the ankle-joint. The bone has a body and two extremities.


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Anatomia ogólna > Kości; układ szkieletowy > Kośćiec kończyn > Kości kończyny dolnej > Część wolna kończyny dolnej > Kość strzałkowa

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