anterior limb of stapes

(redirected from anterior crus of stapes)

an·te·ri·or limb of sta·pes

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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