Cuneiform bones

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Cuneiform bones
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Bones of the right foot. Dorsal surface.
Identifiers
Gray's p.270
FMA FMA:24517
Anatomical terms of bone

There are three cuneiform bones in the human foot:

They are located between the navicular bone and the first, second and third metatarsal bones and are medial to the cuboid bone.[1]

Muscle attachments[edit]

Muscle Direction Attachment[2]
Tibialis anterior Insertion Medial cuneiform
Fibularis longus Insertion Medial cuneiform
Tibialis posterior Insertion Medial cuneiform
Flexor hallucis brevis Origin Lateral cuneiform

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Bojsen-Møller, Finn; Simonsen, Erik B.; Tranum-Jensen, Jørgen (2001). Bevægeapparatets anatomi [Anatomy of the Locomotive Apparatus] (in Danish) (12th ed.). p. 245. ISBN 978-87-628-0307-7. 
  2. ^ Bojsen-Møller, Finn; Simonsen, Erik B.; Tranum-Jensen, Jørgen (2001). Bevægeapparatets anatomi [Anatomy of the Locomotive Apparatus] (in Danish) (12th ed.). pp. 364–367. ISBN 978-87-628-0307-7.