Groove tendos of extensoris digitus lateralis and fibularis brevis - Sulcus tendinum musculi extensoris digorum lateralis et fibularis [peron (a)ei] brevis

Anatomical hierarchy

General terms > Osteology > Appendicular skeleton > Bones of pelvic limb > Skeleton of the leg > Fibula > Lateral malleolus > Groove tendos of extensoris digitus lateralis and fibularis brevis

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In carnivores, there are two malleolar grooves: one on lateral surface for the tendon of fibularis longus (Sulcus tendinis musculus fibularis longi), and another one on the caudal border for the tendon extensor digitorum lateralis and fibularis brevis (Sulcus tendinum musculi extensoris digorum lateralis et fibularis brevis).


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

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