tibiofibular


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tib·i·o·fib·u·lar

 (tĭb′ē-ō-fĭb′yə-lər)
adj.
Of, relating to, or involving both the tibia and the fibula: tibiofibular articulation.
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Tibiofibular junction of the South African ostrich (Struthio camelus australis).
With a "finger-like projected tibiofibular crest of femur; deep, emarginated lateral excavation with the sharply defined edge of the ventral margin of that the thoracic vertebrae (those vertebrae in the upper back); and the heterocoelous articular surface of the thoracic vertebrae," Chupkaornis will provide details about the evolution of this group of diving birds, according to a (http://www.
Chupkaornis has a unique combination of characteristics: finger-like projected tibiofibular crest of femur; deep, emarginated lateral excavation with the sharply defined edge of the ventral margin of that the thoracic vertebrae (those vertebrae in the upper back); and the heterocoelous articular surface of the thoracic vertebrae.
To create knee joint distraction, the chiropractor applied downward forces above the knee and at the superior aspect of the distal tibiofibular joint (Figure 2).
This joint is held together by the anteroinferior tibiofibular ligament (AITFL), posterior inferior tibiofibular ligament (PITFL), and interosseous ligament (IOL).
Distal tibiofibular syndesmosis injuries are usually associated with ankle fractures, especially common in Denis B and C fractures.
The tibial head receives an artery that branches off the posterior tibial artery before or after tibiofibular bifurcation.
All patients had proximal tibiofibular screw fixation and a distal fibular, transverse suprasyndesmotic osteotomy with placement of uniplanar external fixation (mini EBI rail, Zimmer Biomet, Parsippany, NJ), with or without excision of osteochondromas.
Involvement of the lower extremities is much less common,1 and the compression of the peroneal nerve at the level of the knee and proximal tibiofibular joint has been described scarcely.
8) Plantaris tendon graft for reconstruction of anterior tibiofibular and calcaneofibular ligament has been described in the studies of Pagenstert GI.
Tamari K, Tinley P, Briffa K, Breidahl W Validity and reliability of existing and modified clinical methods of measuring femoral and tibiofibular torsion in healthy subjects: use of different reference axes may improve reliability.