plantar calcaneonavicular ligament

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plan·tar cal·ca·ne·o·na·vic·u·lar lig·a·ment

[TA]
a dense fibroelastic ligament that extends from the sustentaculum tali to the plantar surface of the navicular bone; it supports the head of the talus, actually forming part of the articular "socket" for the head of the talus.

plan·tar cal·ca·ne·o·na·vic·u·lar lig·a·ment

(plan'tahr kal-kā'nē-ō-nă-vik'yŭ-lăr lig'ă-mĕnt) [TA]
A dense, fibroelastic ligament that extends from the sustentaculum tali to the plantar surface of the navicular bone; it supports the head of the talus.
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Tear of the plantar calcaneonavicular (spring) ligament causing flatfoot.