calcaneal branches

calcaneal branches

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the calcaneal branches or arteries, branches to the structures in the calcaneal region from 1) the posterior tibial artery and 2) the fibular artery.

cal·ca·ne·al branch·es

(kal-kā'nē-ăl branch'ĕz)
The calcaneal branches or arteries, branches to the structures in the calcaneal region from 1) the posterior tibial artery and 2) the fibular artery.
Synonym(s): calcaneal arteries, rami calcanei.
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In total, 88 nerves were operated upon: 19 median, 18 ulnar, 18 radian, 17 fibular, and 16 tibial nerves (both medial plantar and medial calcaneal branches decompressed).
At the ankle, it divides into its medial, lateral and calcaneal branches.