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leg

(leg )


1. In common usage, the entire lower limb, or from hip to ankle.
2. In anatomy, the lower leg from knee to ankle, whose bones are the tibia and fibula.

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MUSCLES OF THE LEG
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BONES OF THE LEG AND FOOT Anterior view

bandy leg

SEE: Valgus knee.

Barbados leg

Elephantiasis of the legs.

bayonet leg

An uncorrected posterior displacement of the knee bones, followed by ankylosis at the joint.

milk leg

SEE: Phlegmasia alba dolens.

restless leg

SEE: restless legs syndrome

scissor leg

SEE: Scissor gait.

white leg

SEE: Phlegmasia alba dolens.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Leg." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765889/all/bayonet_leg.
Leg. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765889/all/bayonet_leg. Accessed August 20, 2019.
Leg. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765889/all/bayonet_leg
Leg [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 August 20]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/765889/all/bayonet_leg.
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