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tendinous sheath of flexor digitorum longus muscle (of foot)

 

Definition: the tibial tarsal synovial tendon sheath that envelops the flexor digitorum longus tendons as they pass into the foot deep to the flexor retinaculum.

Synonym(s): vagina tendinum musculi flexoris digitorum (pedis) longiTA

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