retrocalcaneal space

retrocalcaneal space

the space between the posterior calcaneus and the calcaneal tendon, occupied by the calcaneal bursa.
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Retrocalcaneal space is entered with a blunt trocar.
Leitze Z, Sella E, Aversa J (2003) Endoscopic decompression of the retrocalcaneal space.