transverse crural ligament


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Related to transverse crural ligament: crural fascia, popliteal ligament, femoral ligament

su·pe·ri·or ex·ten·sor ret·i·nac·u·lum

[TA]
the ligament that binds down the extensor tendons proximal to the ankle joint; it is continuous with (a thickening of) the deep fascia of the leg.

transverse crural ligament

The ligament lying on the anterior surface of the leg just above the ankle.
See also: ligament
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