What Is the Function of the Tarsals?

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The tarsals are the short bones in the foot. They connect the metatarsals to other parts of the upper foot. The metatarsals connect to the phalanges, or toe bones. The tarsals add extra flexibility to the foot.
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Answer They are you toes. They balance you, move you and generate an environment for which to stand on. nope, actually they are the bones that make up your ankle
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Depends on which one? You have ten on your hands that are used to grab things. Those are meta tarsals.
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Pertaining to the tarsus of an eyelid or of the foot. t. adenitis — see chalazion. t. gland — sebaceous follicles between the cartilage and conjunctiva of the eyelids.
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The tarsal tunnel is a space between the bones of your foot and the fibrous tissue over them. The posterior tibial nerve runs through this very tight space, and if your foot bones
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The Tarsus
The skeleton of the foot consists of three parts: the tarsus, metatarsus, and phalanges. The tarsal bones are seven in number, viz., the calcaneus, talus, cuboid, navicular, and the first, second, and third cuneiforms. The calcaneus is the... More »
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