anterior limb of stapes

(redirected from anterior crus of stapes)

an·te·ri·or limb of sta·pes

[TA]
the anterior of the two delicate curving limbs of the stapes that pass from the head of the bone to the base or footplate.
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Next, the posterior crus followed by anterior crus of stapes is removed and the stapes footplate is perforated atraumatically.
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