tibiofibular joint

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tibiofibular joint

[TA]
the plane synovial joint between the lateral condyle of the tibia and the head of the fibula.

tib·i·o·fib·u·lar joint

(tib'ē-ō-fib'yū-lăr joynt) [TA]
The plane synovial joint between the lateral condyle of the tibia and the head of the fibula.

tibiofibular

pertaining to the tibia and fibula.

tibiofibular joint
see Table 11.
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It has been reported that peroneal intraneural ganglia originate from the superior tibiofibular joint and that the articular branch serves as a conduit for the cyst fluid to pass from a capsular defect in the joint.
Conventional radiographs and magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated a destructive lesion of the head of the fibula with an intact superior tibiofibular joint and an abscess surrounding the destroyed bone.
The adjacent superior tibiofibular joint and the adjacent proximal tibia were not involved.

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