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what are the three sections to the foot?
Phalanges (toes), metatarsals (ball of the foot), tarsals (from the arch to the heel of the foot)
what is the heel bone called?
Name the tarsal bones?
Medial, intermediate and lateral cuneiform, calcaneus, cuboid, talus, navicular
What is another name for the big toe?
Hallux (great toe)
Name the three different phalanges from outer to inner?
Distal (away), middle, and proximal (towards)
What are the medial and lateral ligaments in the ankle joint called that maintains arches?
Medial (deltoid) ligament, anterior talofibular ligament
What are the three important arches of the foot?
Medial and lateral longitudinal arch, transverse arch
which arch interlocks the talus or naviculus?
The medial longitudinal arch
Which arch interlocks the cuboid?
The lateral longitudinal arch
What is supination and pronation?
2.Supination rolling out on the foot and pronation is rolling in on the foot.
How many bones, joints, intrinsic and extrinsic muscles does the foot have?
2.Bones 26, joints 31, intrinsic muscles 20, extrinsic muscles 7
What are the Latin names for toes?
2.Hallux (great toe), digitorum (middles toes), Digiti minimi
toward the head or the upper part; above
away from the head lower part; below
toward the front of the body; in front of
towards the back of the body; in back of
toward the midline of the body; on the inner side of
away from the midline of the body; on the outer side of
closer to the body
away from the body
toward or at the surface of the body
away from the surface of the body; internal
on the same side
on opposite sides
matching bilateral movements
non matching bilateral movements