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1. Tarsus
* Tarsus of the eyelid: this is a band of dense connective tissue next to the palpebral conjunctiva; there are meibomian bodies in the tarsus. * Tarsus of the foot: is the collection of 7 bones between the distal tibia and fibula and the metatarsus of the foot; the instep. The 7 bones are talus, calcaneus, cuboid, navicular, and 3 cuneiforms. Only the talus, articulates with the two leg bones.

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