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1

The sural nerve passes ________ to the fibula (lateral malleolus).

posterior

2

The tibial nerve passes ________ to the knee joint.

posterior

3

The knee joint is ________ to the popliteal artery

anterior

4

The tendon of the ________ passes posterior to the tibia (medial malleolus).

tibialis posterior

5

At the ankle, the tendon of the flexor digitorum longus muscle is positioned ________ to the tendon of the tibialis posterior muscle

posterior lateral

6

At the ankle, the tendon of the tibialis posterior muscle is positioned ________ to the tendon of the flexor digitorum longus muscle.

anterior medial

7

At the ankle, the tendon of the flexor digitorum longus muscle is positioned ________ to the tendon of the flexor hallucis longus muscle.

anterior medial

8

At the ankle, the tendon of the flexor hallucis longus muscle is positioned ________ to the tendon of the flexor digitorum longus muscle

posterior lateral

9

Near the ankle, the tibial nerve is positioned ________ to the flexor hallucis longus muscle.

anterior medial

10

Near the ankle, the flexor hallucis longus muscle is positioned ________ to the tibial nerve

posterior lateral

11

The tibial nerve passes ________ to the tibia (medial malleolus).

posterior

12

Near the ankle, the posterior tibial artery is positioned _________ to the flexor digitorum longus muscle.

posterior lateral

13

Near the ankle, the flexor digitorum longus muscle is positioned ________ to the posterior tibial artery

anterior medial

14

Near the ankle, the posterior tibial artery is positioned ________ to the flexor hallucis longus muscle.

anterior medial

15

Near the ankle, the flexor hallucis longus muscle is positioned ________ to the tibial artery

posterior lateral

16

The posterior tibial artery passes ________ to the tibia (medial malleolus).

posterior