plantar calcaneonavicular ligament

plantar cal·ca·neo·na·vic·u·lar ligament -(.)kal-.kā-nē-ō-nə-'vik-yə-lər- n an elastic ligament of the sole of the foot that connects the calcaneus and navicular bone and supports the head of the talus called also spring ligament

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  • Plantar calcaneonavicular ligament — Infobox Ligament Name = Plantar calcaneonavicular ligament Latin = ligamentum calcaneonaviculare plantare GraySubject = 96 GrayPage = 355 Caption = Ligaments of the medial aspect of the foot. (Plantar calcaneonavicular ligament labeled at bottom… …   Wikipedia

  • facet for plantar calcaneonavicular ligament — facies articularis ligamenti calcaneonavicularis plantaris …   Medical dictionary

  • Plantar calcaneocuboid ligament — Infobox Ligament Name = Plantar calcaneocuboid ligament Latin = ligamentum calcaneocuboideum plantare GraySubject = 96 GrayPage = 354 Caption = Ligaments of the sole of the foot, with the tendons of the Peronæus longus, Tibialis posterior and… …   Wikipedia

  • calcaneonavicular ligament plantar — ligamentum calcaneonaviculare plantare …   Medical dictionary

  • calcaneonavicular — Relating to the calcaneus and the navicular bone. SYN: calcaneoscaphoid. * * * calcaneonavicular see PLANTAR CALCANEONAVICULAR LIGAMENT * * * cal·ca·neo·na·vic·u·lar (kal ka″ne o nə vikґu lər) pertaining to the calcaneus …   Medical dictionary

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  • Ligament — A ligament is a tough band of connective tissue that connects various structures such as two bones. Ligament is a fitting term; it comes from the Latin ligare meaning to bind or tie. * * * 1. A band or sheet of fibrous tissue connecting two or… …   Medical dictionary

  • Medial ligament of talocrural joint — Ligament: Medial ligament of talocrural joint Ligaments of the medial aspect of the foot. Latin ligamentum collaterale mediale articulationis talocruralis, ligamentum deltoideum …   Wikipedia

  • Medial talocalcaneal ligament — Ligament: Medial talocalcaneal ligament Ligaments of the medial aspect of the foot. Latin ligamentum talocalcaneum mediale Gray s …   Wikipedia

  • Long plantar ligament — Infobox Ligament Name = Long plantar ligament Latin = ligamentum plantare longum GraySubject = 96 GrayPage = 354 Caption = Ligaments of the sole of the foot, with the tendons of the Peronæus longus, Tibialis posterior and Tibialis anterior… …   Wikipedia

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