Posterior talofibular ligament

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Ligament: Posterior talofibular ligament
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The ligaments of the foot from the lateral aspect. (Post. talofibular lig. labeled at center left.)
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Lateral view of the human ankle. (Posterior talofibular ligament labeled at bottom left.)
Latin ligamentum talofibulare posterius
Gray's p.351
From talus bone
To fibula (lateral malleolus)
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The posterior talofibular ligament, runs almost horizontally from the depression at the medial and back part of the fibular malleolus (lateral malleolus) to a prominent tubercle on the posterior surface of the talus immediately lateral to the groove for the tendon of the flexor hallucis longus.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.