tarsal


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tar·sal

 (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.

[New Latin tarsālis, from tarsus, tarsus; see tarsus.]

tarsal

(ˈtɑːsəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of, relating to, or constituting the tarsus or tarsi
n
(Anatomy) a tarsal bone

tar•sal

(ˈtɑr səl)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the tarsus of the foot.
2. pertaining to the tarsi of the eyelids.
n.
3. a tarsal bone, joint, or the like.
[1810–20]

tar·sal

(tär′səl)
Any of the bones of the foot lying between the ankle and metatarsals. See more at skeleton.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tarsal - any bone of the tarsustarsal - any bone of the tarsus    
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
tarsus - the part of the foot of a vertebrate between the metatarsus and the leg; in human beings the bones of the ankle and heel collectively
Adj.1.tarsal - of or relating to or near the tarsus of the foot; "tarsal bones"
Translations

tar·sal

a. tarsal, tarsiano-a.
rel. al. tarso; rel. al tejido conectivo que soporta el párpado del ojo.
___ canal___ del pie.

tarsal

adj (ortho) tarsiano, tarsal
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Moderate to severe tarsal hyperkeratosis was present in 13 birds (48%).
Por definicion, la coalicion tarsal es la union fibrosa (sindesmosis), cartilaginosa(sincondrosis) u osea (sinostosis) entre dos o mas huesos del tarso (5-9), que puede producir dolor y limitacion de los movimientos del pie.
At clinical, the hock showed a mass white to pale pink, suppurative areas, firm, proliferative chronic wound granulomatous appearance and soft tissue mass was located on the side aspect of the right and lateral tarsal joint.
Un gato macho de 13 anos, sexualmente intacto, de pelo largo, fue admitido con una masa subcutanea de 30 dias de evolucion en la region tarsal de su extremidad trasera derecha.
Track and field activities and particularly running causes stress related injuries usually stress fractures of tibia, metatarsal and tarsal bones17.
In the general population, conservative treatment for symptomatic tarsal coalition aims to reduce stress on the tarsus or midfoot (12) by reducing activities that provoke symptoms or supporting the foot with orthoses.
Many cases of eyelid retraction can be managed with lateral canthoplasty or the lateral tarsal strip procedure.
4) Computed tomography is the standard imaging technique to evaluate tarsal coalitions.
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.
Tarsal claws irregularly serrate-dentate along external ventral margin distad of tooth, and irregularly pectinate along internal ventral margin mesad of tooth (Fig.
In the main the day was practically lead and aimed at assessing musculoskeletal conditions, such as talar instability, mid tarsal arthroses, plantar fasciitis, ligament injuries, tendonitis, and many more.