talotibial


talotibial
Relating to the talus and the tibia.

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ta·lo·tib·i·al .tā-lō-'tib-ē-əl adj of or relating to the talus and the tibia <performed a \talotibial capsulotomy>

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ta·lo·tib·i·al (ta″lo-tibґe-əl) pertaining to the talus and tibia; called also astragalotibial.

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