medial plantar artery


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me·di·al plan·tar ar·ter·y

[TA]
one of the terminal branches of the posterior tibial; distribution, medial side of the sole of the foot; anastomoses, dorsalis pedis, lateral plantar.
Synonym(s): arteria plantaris medialis [TA]
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me·di·al plan·tar ar·te·ry

(mē'dē-ăl plan'tahr ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
One of the terminal branches of the posterior tibial; distribution, medial side of the sole of the foot; anastomoses, dorsalis pedis, lateral plantar.
Synonym(s): arteria plantaris medialis [TA] .
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medial plantar artery

One of the two terminal branches of the posterior tibial artery; it runs along the medial side of the foot.
See also: artery
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