Descriptions of Leg
Leg: a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part between the knee and ankle
Source: WordNet 2.1
Leg : limb or appendage that supports the body and is involved in locomotion; includes hind limb.
Leg : The inferior part of the lower extremity between the KNEE and the ANKLE.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)
Summary Information: Leg
Lower body limbs including upper leg, knee, lower leg, ankle, and feet.
; see list below.
thigh (10), knee (16), foot (41), ankle (8), shin (2), toes (17), big toe (3)
Number: 2 legs
Related organs: hip (13), groin (2), pelvis (5)
Main condition: leg conditions
Organs: list of all organs
Leg: Related Topics
Diseases List for Leg:
The following list of medical conditions
have 'Leg' or similar listed as an affected body part
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More Anatomy Topics
Common Hepatic Duct
Common Iliac Arteries
Common Iliac Lymph Nodes
Common Iliac Vein
Common Iliac Veins
Condyles of the Femur
Condyles of the Tibia
connective ... see Connective tissue
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