wedge bone

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Noun1.wedge bone - part of the sirloin nearest the rumpwedge bone - part of the sirloin nearest the rump
cut of beef - cut of meat from beef cattle
sirloin - the portion of the loin (especially of beef) just in front of the rump
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Micro-CT study: 2D micro CT image in an axial plane reveals the bipartition of the medial cuneiform bone. Two articular surfaces, supported by different trabecular structures are evident, showing two different articulations constituting the union between the two pieces.
Afterwards a Lisfranc screw" was placed from the medial side of medial cuneiform towards the base of the second metatarsal along with the Lisfranc ligament.8 If the space between medial cuneiform bone and intermediate cuneiform bone was widened and the screws are difficult for fixation dorsal plates can be selected for fixation.Normally once the first and second tarsometatarsal###joints###were###reduced###reduction of the remaining tarsometatarsal joints would be easier.
However, the reported incidence in the literature of a bipartite medial cuneiform bone has ranged from 0.3% to 2.4% in cadaveric studies [3].

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