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tarsal

 [tahr´sal]
1. pertaining to the tarsus of an eyelid.
2. pertaining to the tarsus of the foot.
tarsal tunnel syndrome a complex of symptoms resulting from compression of the posterior tibial nerve or of the plantar nerves in the tarsal tunnel, with pain, numbness, and tingling paresthesia of the sole of the foot.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tar·sal

(tar'săl),
Relating to a tarsus in any sense. See: tarsal bones.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tarsal

(tär′səl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or situated near the tarsus of the foot: the tarsal bones.
2. Of or relating to the tarsus of the eyelid: the tarsal ligaments.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

tar·sal

(tahr'săl)
Relating to a tarsus in any sense.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

tarsal

1. Pertaining to the tarsal bones of the foot.
2. Pertaining to the fibrous skeleton (tarsal plate) of the eyelid.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

tarsal 

Pertaining to the tarsus.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann
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Legs: First tarsomere without spur; tarsal claws toothed and bent near the base.
Occurrence of single tarsal pores among cosmetid harvestmen.--In addition to the presence of TAPs, we also compared the distribution and morphology of single pores on the distal surfaces of tarsi IV for nymphs and adults of all three species of cosmetid harvestmen (Fig.
The lateral tarsal strip and the levator resection techniques are surgical procedures that can be easily performed by the eye surgeon.
Klenerman, "The tarsal tunnel syndrome: a study of pressures within the tunnel and review of the anatomy," The Foot, vol.
The greatest number of conjunctival goblet cells correlated significantly with the greater severity of the tarsal papillae (p = 0.005, R = 0.499) and limbal nodules (p = 0.
Retrospectively, all consecutive patients at our institution who had been diagnosed clinically with a tarsal coalition that had been confirmed by computed tomography (CT) that had been evaluated by a musculoskeletal radiologist between 2008 and 2011 were identified.
Compared with the traditional tarsal strip procedure for strengthening the eyelid horizontally, the current technique provides not only horizontal support but also an additional force to elevate lower lid during eyelid closure.
Tarsal coalition: clinical significance and roentgenographic demonstration.
This decrease was shown not only in the overall rate of stress fractures occurrence, but also in stress fractures of the tarsal bones and the femoral neck.