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tuberosity of navicular bone


Definition: a rounded eminence on the medial surface of the navicular bone, giving attachment to a part of the tendon of the tibialis posterior muscle.

Synonym(s): tuberositas ossis navicularisTA, scaphoid tuberosity

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