Medial margin - Margo medialis

Description

The body (shaft) of tibia is craniocaudally compressed and presents 3 borders and 3 surfaces:

  • Medial surface
  • Lateral surface
  • Caudal surface
  • Cranial border (formerly known as the tibial crest)
  • Medial border
  • Lateral border (interosseous border, lateral border facing the fibula in carnivores, pigs and horses and attachment of interosseous membrane).

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

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