plantar tarsometatarsal ligaments
Definition: longitudinal and oblique bands reinforcing the plantar aspects of the tarsometatarsal joints (joints between the metatarsals and the cuboid and cuneiform bones); the medial bands are strongest; they become progressively weaker laterally.
Synonym(s): ligamenta tarsometatarsalia plantariaTA
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