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Intermediate cuneiform bone



Bone: Second cuneiform bone
Skeleton of foot. Lateral aspect.
Latin os cuneiforme intermedium, os cuneiforme secundum
Gray's subject #63 271
Dorlands/Elsevier o_07/12598254

The intermediate cuneiform (also known as second cuneiform / middle cuneiform) is shaped like a wedge, the thin end pointing downwards.

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It is situated between the other two cuneiforms, and articulates with the navicular posteriorly, the second metatarsal anteriorly and with the other cuneiforms on either side.

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