This section is from the book "Surgical Anatomy", by John A. C. MacEwen. Also available from Amazon: Surgical Anatomy.
The lower ends of the tibia and fibula are firmly bound together by a series of ligaments, while the malleoli project beyond and form a socket into which the upper and external surfaces of the astragalus fit.
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