malleolar groove


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Related to malleolar groove: malleolar sulcus

malleolar groove

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