calcaneal tuberosity

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cal·ca·ne·al tu·ber·os·i·ty

[TA]
the posterior extremity of the calcaneus, or os calcis, forming the projection of the heel.
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cal·ca·ne·al tu·ber·os·i·ty

(kal-kā'nē-ăl tū'bĕr-os'i-tē) [TA]
The posterior extremity of the calcaneus, or os calcis, forming the projection of the heel.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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There was an apparent groove on tuber calcanei of calcaneus, which was found in proximal row and there was a deep transverse line at the central point of the surface where this groove was present.
Use of the joy-stick technique with a Schanz-screw placed through the tuber calcanei achieves reduction and in particular the length and axis is regained.