calcanean tendon

cal·ca·ne·an tendon

(kāl-kā′nē-ən)
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Rabbit common calcanean tendon as an animal model: Ultrasonographic anatomy and morphometry.
Common calcanean tendon injuries may be partial or complete and may involve any combination of the three tendons that make up the CCT.
This tendon joins the tendon of the lateral head of the gastrocnemius forming the calcanean tendon. In contrast to the domestic ruminants, there is no soleus muscle in llamas.