What Is the Function of the Tibia?


The tibia is also known as the shin bone. It is the larger of the two bones in the lower leg. It bears much of the body's weight and is essential for movement. In men, the tibia runs relatively vertical. In women, the tibia runs more slanted to help accommodate the wider hips of a female. The tibia is the second largest bone in the human skeleton.
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The tibia aids in movement and locomotion. It is recognised as the strongest weight bearing bone of the body positioned next to the fibula in each leg. It is also referred to as shinbone or shankbone.
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