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tendinous sheath of flexor hallucis longus muscle

 

Definition: the tibial tarsal synovial tendon sheath that envelops the tendon of the flexor hallucis longus as it passes into the foot deep to the flexor retinaculum.

Synonym(s): vagina tendinis musculi flexoris hallucis longiTA

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