superior extensor retinaculum


superior extensor retinaculum
superior extensor retinaculum n EXTENSOR RETINACULUM (1b)

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Superior extensor retinaculum of foot — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = retinaculum musculorum extensorum superius pedis, ligamentum transversum cruris GraySubject = 130 GrayPage = 488 Caption = The mucous sheaths of the tendons around the ankle. Lateral aspect. Trans. crural… …   Wikipedia

  • superior extensor retinaculum of foot — r. musculorum extensorum superius pedis …   Medical dictionary

  • extensor retinaculum — extensor ret·i·nac·u·lum .ret ən a kyə ləm n 1) either of two fibrous bands of fascia crossing the front of the ankle: a) a lower band that is attached laterally to the superior aspect of the calcaneus and passes medially to divide in the shape… …   Medical dictionary

  • Extensor retinaculum — may refer to:* Extensor retinaculum of the hand * Superior extensor retinaculum of the foot * Inferior extensor retinaculum of the foot …   Wikipedia

  • Inferior extensor retinaculum of foot — Ligament: Inferior extensor retinaculum of foot The mucous sheaths of the tendons around the ankle. Lateral aspect …   Wikipedia

  • retinaculum — A frenum, or a retaining band or ligament. [L. a band, a halter, fr. retineo, to hold back] antebrachial flexor r. thickening of distal antebrachial fascia just proximal to radiocarp …   Medical dictionary

  • retinaculum musculorum extensorum superius pedis — [TA] superior extensor retinaculum of foot: the thickened lower portion of the fascia on the front of the leg, attached to the tibia on one side and the fibula on the other, and serving to hold in place the extensor tendons that pass beneath it …   Medical dictionary

  • Мышцы нижней конечности — …   Атлас анатомии человека

  • Ligament — A ligament is a tough band of connective tissue that connects various structures such as two bones. Ligament is a fitting term; it comes from the Latin ligare meaning to bind or tie. * * * 1. A band or sheet of fibrous tissue connecting two or… …   Medical dictionary

  • ligamentum — SYN: ligament. [L. a band, tie, fr. ligo, to bind] l. acromioclaviculare [TA] SYN: acromioclavicular ligament. l. anococcygeum SYN: anococcygeal ligament. l. anulare [TA] SYN: anular ligament. l. anulare bulbi SYN: trabecular tissue of sclera. l …   Medical dictionary


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.