arcus pedis longitudinalis

[TA] longitudinal arch of foot: the arch running longitudinally along the sole of the foot, consisting of lateral and medial parts (see pars lateralis arcus pedis longitudinalis and pars medialis arcus pedis longitudinalis).

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  • pars lateralis arcus pedis longitudinalis — [TA] lateral part of longitudinal arch of foot: the part of the arch formed by the calcaneus, the cuboid bone, and the lateral two metatarsal bones. Called also lateral longitudinal arch of foot …   Medical dictionary

  • pars medialis arcus pedis longitudinalis — [TA] medial part of longitudinal arch of foot: the part of the longitudinal arch formed by the calcaneus, talus, navicular, cuneiform, and the first three metatarsal bones. Called also medial longitudinal arch of foot …   Medical dictionary

  • arcus — SYN: arch. [L. a bow] a. adiposus SYN: a. senilis. a. alveolaris mandibulae [TA] SYN: alveolar arch of mandible. a. alveolaris maxillae [TA] SYN: alveolar arch of maxilla. a. anterior atlantis [TA] SYN: anterior arch of atlas. a. aortae SYN …   Medical dictionary

  • longitudinal arch of foot — arcus pedis longitudinalis …   Medical dictionary

  • arch — Any structure resembling a bent bow or an a.; an arc. In anatomy, any vaulted or archlike structure. See arcus. SYN: arcus [TA]. [thru O. Fr. fr. L. arcus, bow] abdominothoracic a. a bell shaped line defined by the lower end of the sternum and… …   Medical dictionary

  • pars — SYN: part. [L. p. (part ) a part] p. abdominalis aortae [TA] SYN: abdominal aorta. p. abdominalis ductus thoracici [TA] SYN: abdominal part of thoracic duct. p. abdominalis esophagi [TA] SYN: abdominal part of esophagus. p. abdomina …   Medical dictionary

  • part — A portion. SYN: pars [TA]. abdominal p. of aorta SYN: abdominal aorta. abdominal p. of esophagus [TA] the portion of the esophagus from where it passes through the diaphragm to the stomach. See …   Medical dictionary

  • plantar arch — n an arterial arch in the sole of the foot formed by the lateral plantar artery and a branch of the dorsalis pedis * * * the arch in the sole of the foot formed by anastomosing branches of the plantar arteries. * * * 1. arcus plantaris profundus …   Medical dictionary

  • Longitudinal arch of the foot — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = arcus pedis longitudinalis GraySubject = 101 GrayPage = 360 Caption = Skeleton of foot. Medial aspect. Caption2 = Skeleton of foot. Lateral aspect. System = Precursor = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre …   Wikipedia

  • lateral longitudinal arch of foot — pars lateralis arcus pedis longitudinalis …   Medical dictionary

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