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bursa of tendo calcaneus


Definition: bursa between the tendo calcaneus and the superior part of the posterior surface of the calcaneum.

Synonym(s): bursa tendinis calcaneiTA, bursa of calcaneal tendon, retrocalcaneal bursa, Achilles bursa, bursa Achillis

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