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Related to spring ligament: Long plantar ligament, bifurcate ligament
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By doing so and by releasing the superficial part of deltoid ligament, by detaching the spring ligament from sustentaculum tali and by dividing the talocalcaneal interosseous ligament and bifurcated ligament the navicular is completely mobilized and reduced onto the head of talus.
The other important structures that were released medially are abductor hallucis, superficial part of deltoid ligament, spring ligament, master knot of Henry and capsulotomies of subtalar, talonavicular, naviculocuneiform and cuneiformo-metatarsal joints.
Free the attachment of tibialis posterior to the sustentaculum tali and spring ligament.