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  • noun

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a mouth or mouthlike opening

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a hard brittle blue-grey or blue-black metallic element that is one of the platinum metals

the left eye

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rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

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Therefore, acute rupture of the peroneus longus tendon could occur associated with fracture of the os peroneum.
1986) reported primary repair of an os peroneum fracture by weaving nonabsorbable suture through the ossicle and tendon.
Moreover, peroneus longus rupture with the displaced fracture of os peroneum is a more challenging situation.
We present a rare case of subcutaneous peroneus longus tendon rupture associated with os peroneum fracture.
Radiography and US of os peroneum fractures and associated peroneal tendon injuries: Initial experience.