Tibiofibular junction of the South African ostrich (Struthio camelus australis).

@article{Fuss1996TibiofibularJO,
  title={Tibiofibular junction of the South African ostrich (Struthio camelus australis).},
  author={Franz K Fuss},
  journal={Journal of morphology},
  year={1996},
  volume={227 2},
  pages={213-226}
}
The tibiofibular junction of the South African ostrich (Struthio camelus australis) consists of the Ligg. tibiofibularia caudale, craniale proximale and distale, obliquum, and interosseum. The motion range of the fibula, respective to the tibiotarsus, averaged 35°. This junction is, however, not freely mobile as there is a resting position from which the fibula can be pronated an average of 14° (counterclockwise motion of the right fibula from the proximal view) and supinated an average of 21… CONTINUE READING
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