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tendinous sheath of tibialis anterior muscle


Definition: the anterior tarsal synovial tendon sheath, deep to the extensor retinaculum, that surrounds the tendon of the tibialis anterior as it crosses the ankle.

Synonym(s): vagina tendinis musculi tibialis anteriorisTA

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