malleolar groove

(redirected from groove for tibialis posterior tendon)

malleolar groove

[TA]
a broad groove on the posterior surface of the medial malleolus, through which the tendon of the tibialis posterior muscle runs.

malleolar groove

The groove on the anterior surface of the distal end of the tibia that lodges tendons of the tibialis posterior and flexor digitorum longus musculi.
Synonym: malleolar sulcus
See also: groove
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