superior fibular retinaculum
superior fibular retinaculum[TA]
upper thickened band of deep fascia overlying the fibularis longus and brevis tendons as they pass posterior to the fibular malleolus, anchoring the tendons and their associated bursa in place; it extends from the lateral malleolus to to the calcaneus.
Synonym(s): retinaculum musculorum fibularium superius [TA], retinaculum musculorum peroneorum superius ☆ , superior peroneal retinaculum ☆
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