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Definition of Malleolus

Malleolus
Malleolus Mal*le"*o*lus, n.; pl. Malleoli. [L., dim. of malleus hammer.] 1. (Anat.) A projection at the distal end of each bone of the leg at the ankle joint. The malleolus of the tibia is the internal projection, that of the fibula the external. 2. `` A layer, ' a shoot partly buried in the ground, and there cut halfway through.

Meaning of Malleolus from wikipedia

- leg. The medial malleolus is the prominence on the inner side of the ankle, formed by the lower end of the tibia. The lateral malleolus is the prominence...
- anterior and posterior ligaments of the lateral malleolus. The medial surface -- see medial malleolus for details. Ankle fractures of the tibia have several...
- ankle fractures. It has three categories: Type A Fracture of the lateral malleolus distal to the syndesmosis (the connection between the distal ends of the...
- medial malleolus is a bony process extending distally off the medial tibia. The distal-most aspect of the fibula is called the lateral malleolus. Together...
- malleolus to the posteromedial of the talus The deep fibres (anterior tibiotalar) are attached from the anterior colliculus of the medial malleolus to...
- part of the ankle joint. The bone has the following components: Lateral malleolus Interosseous membrane connecting the fibula to the tibia, forming a syndesmosis...
- detaching the medial malleolus will tear the tibiofibular syndesmosis. The combined fracture of the medial malleolus, lateral malleolus, and the posterior...
- rolling an ankle or blunt trauma. Types include lateral malleolus, medial malleolus, posterior malleolus, bimalleolar, and trimalleolar fractures. The need...
- involves the lateral malleolus, the medial malleolus, and the distal posterior aspect of the tibia, which can be termed the posterior malleolus. The trauma is...
- (Lygisaurus malleolus) is a species of skink found in Queensland in Australia. Couper, P., Hoskin, C., Amey, A. & Vanderduys, E. 2018. Lygisaurus malleolus. The...
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