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Medical Term:

calcaneal anastomosis

 

Definition: a superficial network over the calcaneus, formed by branches of the peroneal and posterior tibial arteries and twigs from the malleolar networks.

Synonym(s): rete calcaneumTA, calcaneal arterial network

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