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Page: Cuneiform
Name of bone Cuneiform Figure 1. Bones of the right foot, dorsal surface Location/Articulation The cuneiform bones are located anterior and lateral to the navicular bone; proximal to the the first, se…
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Page: Distal phalanges of the foot
Name of bone Distal phalanges of the foot Location/Articulation The distal phalanges of the foot, also known as the the ungual phalanges, correspond to the distal phalanges of the fingers. However, th…
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Page: Femur
Name of bone Femur Location/Articulation The femur, or thigh bone, is the most proximal (closest to the body) bone of the human leg. It articulates at the hip with the acetabulum of the pelvis superio…
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Page: Fibula
Name of bone Fibula Figure 1. Bones of the lower extremity Location/Articulation The fibula, or calf bone, is located on the lateral side of the tibia, with which it is connected above and below. It i…
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Page: Intermediate phalanges of the foot
Name of bone Intermediate phalanges of foot Location/Articulation The intermediate phalanges of the foot lie between the proximal and distal phalanges, similar to the intermediate phalanges of the han…
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Page: Metatarsals
Name of bone Metatarsals Location/Articulation The metatarsus consists of the five long bones of the foot, which are numbered from the medial side (ossa metatarsalia I.-V.); each presents for examinat…
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Page: Navicular
Name of bone Navicular Location/Articulation The navicular bone is one of the tarsal bones found the foot. Its name derives from the bone's resemblance to a small boat, caused by the strongly concave …
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Page: Patella
Name of bone Patella Location/Articulation The patella, also known as the knee cap or kneepan, is a thick, circular-triangular bone that articulates with the femur and covers and protects the knee joi…
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Page: Proximal phalanges of the foot
Name of bone Proximal phalanges of foot Location/Articulation The proximal phalanges of the foot are found at the base of the toes, The prominent, knobby ends are often called the knuckles. They corre…
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Page: Talus
Name of bone Talus (Latin: Astragalus) Location/Articulation The talus is the second largest of the tarsal bones. It occupies the middle and upper part of the tarsus, supporting the tibia above, resti…
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