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tendinous sheath of extensor hallucis longus muscle

 

Definition: the anterior tarsal synovial tendon sheath that surrounds the tendon of the extensor hallucis longus in its passage across the ankle.

Synonym(s): vagina tendinis musculi extensoris hallucis longiTA

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