Several other articles are sometimes found in the tombs, such as gold and silver fibulae, swords, spears, armor, and several ornaments.
"Museum of Antiquity" by L. W. Yaggy
The #upper end of the fibula# is seldom broken alone.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
The fibula appears to be in the same condition as in the horse.
"Little Masterpieces of Science:" by Various
The FIBULA is a smaller bone than the tibia, but of similar shape.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
There is an incomplete fibula.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 2" by Various
The ornament in most general use was the fibula, or brooch.
"Women of England, Volume 9 (of 10)" by Burleigh James Bartlett
The bones, however, most commonly fractured are the ulna and radius in the fore-limb, and the tibia and fibula in the posterior extremity.
"The Dog" by Dinks, Mayhew, and Hutchinson
It contained a sort of altar and an abundance of Roman fibulae.
"The Towns of Roman Britain" by James Oliver Bevan
This tendon and the proximal end of the muscle pass between the head of the fibula and the outer cnemial crest.
"Myology and Serology of the Avian Family Fringillidae" by William B. Stallcup
Compare also the tibia and fibula.
"A Guide for the Study of Animals" by Worrallo Whitney
Tibia and fibula united at their lower extremities.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 10" by Various
The second segment contains two long bones, the radius and ulna (or arm bones), or the tibia and fibula (or leg bones).
"Degeneracy" by Eugene S. Talbot
The fibula is more or less developed according to the species; in some it is complete, in others it is very much atrophied.
"Artistic Anatomy of Animals" by Édouard Cuyer
The fibula is reduced to a mere rod-like rudiment of the upper end.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 6" by Various
Nearly L300 worth of golden fibulae was found in the County Waterford in 1894.
"Beauties and Antiquities of Ireland" by T. O. Russell
The tibia and the fibula are distinct, and show no tendencies towards fusion; but the fibula is much reduced.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
The fibula is complete, thickest at its upper end, where it generally unites with the tibia.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 2" by Various
If fibulae were metal clasps, however, we have several varieties of ancient fibulae that might have been used for closing wounds.
"Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times" by John Stewart Milne
The common site of fracture is the lower part of the tibia or fibula.
"Scurvy Past and Present" by Alfred Fabian Hess
These are found more frequently on fibulae or brooches and on swords and scabbards.
"The Swastika" by Thomas Wilson
Levi Leipheimer Has Fractured Fibula .
COLUMBIA — Running back Kendial Lawrence has a broken fibula , the Missouri Athletics Department confirmed Tuesday after Gary Pinkel announced the news on two Kansas City radio stations earlier Tuesday morning.
Radway, the undrafted rookie wide receiver from McKinney, suffered a broken left fibula and tibia and will have surgery immediately after the team returns to Dallas.
Aldon Smith, Missouri's standout defensive lineman, will be out for a few weeks with a fractured fibula , coach Gary Pinkel said Monday morning.
Grizzlies forward Darrell Arthur will be out up to six weeks after breaking the top of the fibula in his left leg preparing for training camp.
Tony Kurdzuk/The Star-Ledger Devils right winger David Clarkson returned for the first time Monday night after missing the last 13 games with a broken right fibula .
DEVILS NOTEBOOK David Clarkson was activated off injured reserve and returned to the lineup after missing 13 games with a broken right fibula .
JOHNSTOWN — Senior running back Greg Glasser, who had rushed for 323 yards in Berthoud High's first four games this season, broke his left fibula during a fourth-quarter run in Friday night's 26-22 win at Roosevelt.
Peterson Breaks His Fibula .
On Monday night in Minnesota, Andy Pettitte will make his second start since returning from his fractured fibula.
With Tew sidelined with a broken fibula for at least the next six weeks, Air Force's offense will have a much different identity.
The Yankees say it showed that his fractured left fibula continues to heal as expected.
Radiography studies of the left tibia and fibula were obtained.
The point guard misses his fifth game Sunday because of a small fracture in the head of his left fibula.
Keppinger suffers fibula fracture .