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Anatomy - Tarsals, Metatarsals and Phalanges

Body of talus
ankle bone; articulates with lateral malleolus of tibia
heel bone; attaches to extensor digitorum brevis and extensor hallucis brevis muscles
Sustentaculum tali of the calcaneous
location of groove for flexor hallucis longus tendon
Calcaneal tuberosity
attaches to calcaneal tendon, abductor digiti minimi, abductor hallucis, flexor digitorum accessorius and flexor digitorum brevis muscles
medial to cuboid, distal to talus; attaches to tibialis posterior muscle
Medial cuneiform
attaches to peroneus longus and tibialis anterior muscles
Intermediate cuneiform
attaches to tibialis posterior muscle
attaches to flexor hallucis brevis muscle
Base of metatarsals
articulates with tarsals, attaches to adductor hallucis, flexor digiti minimi, peroneus brevis, peroneus longus (1), peroneus tertius (5), tibialis anterior (1) muscles
Shaft of metatarsals
attaches to plantar and dorsal interossei
Head of metatarsals
articulates with proximal phalanx, attaches to adductor hallucis muscle
Base of phalanges
articulates with metatarsal of proximal phalanx, attaches to abductor digiti minimi, abductor hallucus, adductor hallucis, dorsal interossei, extensor digitorum longus (2-5), extensor hallucis brevis, extensor hallucis longus (1), flexor digitorum longus (2-5), flexor digiti minimi, flexor hallucis brevis and flexor hallucis longus (1) muscles
Shaft of phalanges
attaches to flexor digitorum brevis, dorsal interossei and palmar interossei muscles
Head of phalanges
articulates with distal phalanx