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Tarsal Bones
MeSH HeadingTarsal Bones
Tree NumberA02.835.232.043.300.710
Annotation TALUS & CALCANEUS are available; note X refs, the remaining bones; do not confuse with TARSUS see ANKLE (the area) or TARSAL JOINTS
Scope NoteThe seven bones which form the tarsus - namely, CALCANEUS; TALUS; cuboid, navicular, and the internal, middle, and external cuneiforms.
Entry TermAnkle Bones
Entry TermCuboid Bone
Entry TermCuneiform Bones
Entry TermNavicular Bone of Foot
Entry TermOs Naviculare
Entry TermTarsus Osseus
See AlsoAnkle
Allowable QualifiersAB AH BS CH CY DE EM EN GD IM IN IR ME MI PA PH PP PS RA RE RI SU TR UL US VI
Previous Indexing Ankle (1966-1971)
Previous Indexing Ankle Joint (1966-1971)
Online Noteuse TARSUS to search TARSUS OSSEUS 1988-96
History Note72; TARSUS OSSEUS was see TARSUS 1988-96
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD013639


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Musculoskeletal System [A02]
   Skeleton [A02.835]
      Bone and Bones [A02.835.232]
         Bones of Lower Extremity [A02.835.232.043]
            Foot Bones [A02.835.232.043.300]
Metatarsal Bones [A02.835.232.043.300.492]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeTarsal Bones [A02.835.232.043.300.710]
Calcaneus [A02.835.232.043.300.710.300]
Talus [A02.835.232.043.300.710.780]
Toe Phalanges [A02.835.232.043.300.800]

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