the two muscles that form the Achilles tendon are______.
where does the Achilles tendon attach?
medial and lateral bony stabilization of the ankle is provided by ________.
medial and lateral malleoli
fractures of the fibula are placed in a walking cast. why are they not completely immobilized?
the fibula is not a weight- bearing bone
nerves that run close to the skin- especially if they lie against a bone that is also close to the skin- are just asking for injury. such a nerve is the anterior tibia nerve as it courses around the neck of the fibula. what disability would result from prolonged pressure applied to this area?