tarsometatarsal joints


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tar·so·met·a·tar·sal joints

[TA]
the three synovial joints between the tarsal and metatarsal bones, consisting of a medial joint between the first cuneiform and first metatarsal, an intermediate joint between the second and third cuneiforms and corresponding metatarsals, and a lateral joint between the cuboid and fourth and fifth metatarsals.

tar·so·met·a·tar·sal joints

(tahr'sō-met'ă-tahr'săl joynts) [TA]
The three synovial articulations between the tarsal and metatarsal bones, consisting of a medial joint between the first cuneiform and first metatarsal, an intermediate joint between the second and third cuneiforms and corresponding metatarsals, and a lateral joint between the cuboid and fourth and fifth metatarsals.

Lisfranc,

Jacques, French surgeon, 1790-1847.
Lisfranc amputation - amputation of the foot at the tarsometatarsal joint, the sole being preserved to make the flap. Synonym(s): Lisfranc operation
Lisfranc dislocation
Lisfranc fracture
Lisfranc joints - the three synovial joints between the tarsal and metatarsal bones. Synonym(s): tarsometatarsal joints
Lisfranc ligaments - ligaments that pass from the cuneiform bones to the metatarsals, the one from the first cuneiform to the second metatarsal being the strongest. Synonym(s): interosseous cuneometatarsal ligaments
Lisfranc operation - Synonym(s): Lisfranc amputation
scalene tubercle of Lisfranc - a small spine on the inner edge of the first rib, giving attachment to the scalenus anterior muscle. Synonym(s): scalene tubercle
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These hobbling methods were considered unsuccessful because they caused inward rotation of up to 170[degrees] in the tarsometatarsal joints of the birds.
The metatarsals may show deviation at the tarsometatarsal joints, or these joints may be normal, and metatarsals assume adducted position.
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The diagnosis and treatment of injury to the tarsometatarsal joint complex.
Normally once the first and second tarsometatarsal###joints###were###reduced###reduction of the remaining tarsometatarsal joints would be easier.
Lisfranc injuries are ligament injuries to the tarsometatarsal joints, ranging from partial sprains to complete tears with displacement.
The physician made a longitudinal incision over the second metatarsal joint, then another incision was made over the area of the fourth and fifth tarsometatarsal joints.
Ranges of motion of the fourth and fifth tarsometatarsal joints and their clinical significance: an experimental study.
It will be seen that the axis passes vertically through the body and ends in the foot in an area which is just anterior to the tarsometatarsal joints.
Surgical treatment included open reduction and internal fixation of the first and second tarsometatarsal joints and the intercuneiform joints.
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