of or relating to the tarsus of the foot.
pertaining to the tarsi of the eyelids.
a tarsal bone, joint, or the like.
of, relating to, or constituting the tarsus or tarsi
a tarsal bone
tarsal tar·sal (tär’səl)
Of, relating to, or situated near the tarsus of the foot.
Of or relating to the tarsus of the eyelid.
Adjective Relating to or involving the ankle.
Noun Any of the seven bones of the tarsus.
- Tarsal artery
tarsal artery n. An artery with its origin in the dorsal artery of the foot, with distribution to the tarsal joints and the short extensor muscle of the toes, and with anastomoses to the arcuate, peroneal, lateral plantar, and anterior lateral malleolar arteries; lateral tarsal artery. An artery that is one of two small branches […]
- Tarsal bone
tarsal bone n. Any of the seven bones of the tarsus.
- Tarsal canal
tarsal canal n. See tarsal sinus.
- Tarsal cyst
tarsal cyst n. Chronic, inflammatory granuloma of the Meibomian gland.