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Tibia

The tibia is the larger of two long bones in the lower leg (between the knee and ankle). It is sometimes called the shin bone.

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References

Silverstein JA, Moeller JL, Hutchinson MR. Common issues in orthopedics. In: Anderson GJ, Hensrud DD. In: Rakel RE, Rakel DP eds.Textbook of Family Medicine

Update Date 8/17/2014