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Definition of T calcaneus

T calcaneus
Talipes Tal"i*pes, n. [NL., fr. L. talus an ankle + pes, pedis, a foot; cf. L. talipedare to be weak in the feet, properly, to walk on the ankles.] (Surg.) The deformity called clubfoot. See Clubfoot. Note: Several varieties are distinguished; as, Talipes varus, in which the foot is drawn up and bent inward; T. valgus, in which the foot is bent outward; T. equinus, in which the sole faces backward and the patient walks upon the balls of the toes; and T. calcaneus (called also talus), in which the sole faces forward and the patient walks upon the heel.

Meaning of T calcaneus from wikipedia

- attach the plantaris, gastrocnemius (calf) and soleus muscles to the calcaneus (heel) bone. These muscles, acting via the tendon, cause plantar flexion...
- proper visualization of the calcaneus, subtalar, calcaneocuboid and talonavicular joints.[citation needed] The calcaneus, also known as the heel bone...
- forefoot: The hindfoot is composed of the talus (or ankle bone) and the calcaneus (or heel bone). The two long bones of the lower leg, the tibia and fibula...
- the joint between the calcaneus and the cuboid bone. The calcaneocuboid joint is a type of saddle joint between the calcaneus and the cuboid bone. There...
- deformity typically presents with a prominent bump on the upper posterior calcaneus. Its causes are not fully understood. Treatment includes shoe adjustment...
- malleolus to calcaneus. The inferior fibular retinaculum is a continuous extension from the inferior extensor retinaculum to the calcaneus. Mechanoreceptors...
- the leg. Bones of the right leg. Anterior surface Left calcaneus, inferior surface Left calcaneus, lateral surface Coronal section through right talocrural...
- ligament) is a long ligament on the underside of the foot that connects the calcaneus with the cuboid bone. The long plantar ligament is the longest of all...
- arch is higher than the lateral longitudinal arch. It is made up by the calcaneus, the talus, the navicular, the three cuneiforms (medial, intermediate...
- tendon or Achilles tendon and inserts onto the posterior surface of the calcaneus, or heel bone. In contrast to some animals, the human soleus and gastrocnemius...
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