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Medical Term:

plantar calcaneocuboid ligament


a strong band that passes forward and medially from the plantar surface of the calcaneus to the cuboid bone, actually forming a part of the articular capsule of the calcaneocuboid joint; the shorter, deeper portion of the long plantar ligament.

Synonym(s): ligamentum calcaneocuboideum plantareTA

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