How to use Retinaculum in a sentence
Each of these trunks is surrounded by muscles, and the complex retains the old name of "retinaculum."
In orchids each of the pollen-masses has a prolongation or stalk (caudicle) which adheres to a prolongation at the base of the anther (rostellum) by means of a viscid gland (retinaculum) which is either naked or covered.
Treatment of Patella sleeve fracture Surgical repair, usually the medial and lateral retinaculum are also found to be torn.
Anatomy The posterior tibial nerve runs just behind the inside ankle bone in a tunnel covered by the flexor retinaculum.Advertisement