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Plantar tarsometatarsal ligaments

Other Terms: Plantar tarsometatarsal ligaments, Plantar tarsometatarsal ligaments set, Ligamenta tarsometatarsalia plantaria, Ligaments tarsométatarsiens plantaires

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Group

Lower limb joints - Ankle and foot

Description

Flat ligamentous bands that are essentially thickened aspects of the dorsal surfaces of the capsular fibrous membranes. They cross both longitudinally and obliquely from the cuneiform and cuboid bones to the metatarsal bones.

Function

Stabilize the tarsometatarsal joints.

Latin

Ligamenta tarsometatarsalia plantaria

French

Ligaments tarsométatarsiens plantaires

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