Ankle joint

Ankle Joint: The joint that is formed by the inferior articular and malleolar articular surfaces of the Tibia; the malleolar articular surface of the Fibula; and the medial malleolar, lateral malleolar, and superior surfaces of the Talus.1

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Ankle Joint: A gliding joint between the distal ends of the tibia and fibula and the proximal end of the talus.2

Categories for Ankle joint

Category of Ankle Joint:

  • Joint By Site
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References

  1. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)
  2. Source: NCI Thesaurus
  3. ibid.

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