Limb segment that consists of the long bones of the pes. The metatarsals are analogous to the metacarpal bones of the manus. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metatarsus ]

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Term information

database cross reference
latin term
ossa metatarsalia [I-V] [ FMA : 71340 FMA : TA ]
latin term
ossa metatarsi[I-V] [ FMA : TA FMA : 71340 ]
definition
  • Limb segment that consists of the long bones of the pes. The metatarsals are analogous to the metacarpal bones of the manus.
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/52/Gray291.png
external definition
  • Segment of the leg corresponding to the metatarsus, which articulates with the carpals at one end and with the phalanges at the other end.[AAO]
has exact synonym
  • metatarsal bones set
  • ossa metatarsi[I-V]
  • ossa metatarsalia [I-V]
  • posterior metapodial skeleton
  • metatarsals [I-V]
  • set of metatarsals [I-V]
  • set of metatarsal bones
  • metatarsal skeleton
  • skeleton of metatarsus
has related synonym
  • metatarsalia
  • posterior metapodium
  • ossa metatarsalia
id
  • UBERON:0010545