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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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The radiography of the lower extremities demonstrated absence of tarsal bones, osteolytic lesions of metatarsal bones, and distal end of fibula (Figure 3).
We describe the case of a woman suffering from right eye involutional lower eyelid entropion and right upper eyelid ptosis, who was successfully treated synchronously for both conditions, by applying the lateral tarsal strip procedure and the levator resection technique.
We present a case of a 36-year-old female with tarsal tunnel syndrome due to a talus bipartitus with a medial prominence, undergoing surgical treatment with good clinical outcome.
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It could be: ould nel 6 Tarsal tunnel syndrome, when the nerve to the foot is trapped in the tight band which holds structures in place around your ankle.
Table 2 shows the frequency of carpal, phalangeal, and tarsal bone fractures.