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Medical Term:

intercuneiform ligaments

Definition

fibrous bands that unite the cuneiform bones; they are arranged in three sets: dorsal intercuneiform ligaments (ligamenta intercuneiformia dorsalia), interosseous intercuneiform ligaments (ligamenta intercuneiformia interossea), and plantar intercuneiform ligaments (ligamenta intercuneiformia plantaria).

Synonym(s): ligamenta intercuneiformiaTA

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