subtalar

adjective
sub·​ta·​lar | \ ˌsəb-ˈtā-lər How to pronounce subtalar (audio) \

Medical Definition of subtalar

: situated or occurring beneath the talus specifically : of, relating to, or being the articulation formed between the posterior facet of the inferior surface of the talus and the posterior facet of the superior surface of the calcaneus the subtalar joint subtalar arthrodesis

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“Subtalar.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/subtalar. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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