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n. pl. tar·so·met·a·tar·si (-sī, -sē)
A compound bone between the tibia and the toes of a bird's leg, formed by fusion of the tarsal and metatarsal bones.

tar′so·met′a·tar′sal (-tär′səl) adj.


a. tarsometatarsiano-a, rel. al tarso y al metatarso.
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Skeletal images of the normal lower tarsometatarsal bone (with metatarsophalangeal joint and digital structure) were obtained from bones of normal ostriches of different ages.
Mobility of the first tarsometatarsal joint in relation to hallux valgus deformity: anatomical and biomechanical aspects.
Methods: Eight fresh foot specimens were made into the models of the first tarsometatarsal joint fracture dislocation, which were fixed with 3.
Inclusion criteria were either professional dancers or high-level (Division I College) athletes who had been diagnosed with Lisfranc injury by way of complaints isolated to directly over the Lisfranc space and had failed conservative management after sustaining a midfoot sprain; specifically, direct point tenderness over the Lisfranc space on clinical exam, either at the first or second tarsometatarsal joint, and either minimum of 2 mm diastasis on weightbearing plain film or suggestive signal changes on MRI, with no signal changes at the base of the second metatarsal as would be more suggestive of stress fracture.
The Lisfranc fracture-dislocation is an uncommon pedal injury involving the base first and second tarsometatarsal joint with occasional disruption of the Lisfranc ligament.
Lisfranc injuries are ligament injuries to the tarsometatarsal joints, ranging from partial sprains to complete tears with displacement.
The width of the tarsometatarsal shaft from Terapa (Tera-122) is 9.
Cartilage oligomeric matrix protein and hyaluronan levels in synovial fluid from horses with osteoarthritis of the tarsometatarsal joint compared to a control population.
tarsometatarsal eklem anterior ve posterior kaydirma, subtalar eklem distraksiyon manipulasyonu, potansiyel sinir sikisma bolgelerinin yanindaki yumusak dokularin mobilizasyonu ve pasif noral mobilizasyon prosedurleri) etkinligi konusunda yapilan calismalarin kanit duzeyi dusuktur (11).
Talonavicular, cuneiform and tarsometatarsal osteo-arthrosis was found in the midfoot.
MR imaging of the tarsometatarsal joint: Analysis of injuries in 11 patients.