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shin

 [shin]
the prominent anterior edge of the tibia and lower leg.
saber shin marked anterior convexity of the tibia, seen in congenital syphilis.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·te·ri·or bor·der of tib·i·a

[TA]
the sharp subcutaneous ridge of the tibia that extends from the tuberosity to the anterior part of the medial malleolus.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

shin

(shĭn)
n.
a. The front part of the leg below the knee and above the ankle.
b. The shinbone.
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shin

(shin)
1. The anterior aspect of the leg, from knee to ankle.
2. Synonym(s): anterior border of tibia.
[A.S. scina]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

shin

The front part of the leg below the knee and above the ankle. The surface of the TIBIA that lies close under the skin.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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