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Muscles moving the foot

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kinucobo's version from 2016-10-31 07:51

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MuscleOriginInsertionActions
GastrocnemiusBoth condyles of femurCalcaneusPlantar flexes foot
SoleusFibula and tibaCalcaneusPlantar flexes foot
Tibialis anteriorTibia and interosseous membraneMedial cuneiform and 1st metatarsalDorsiflexes foot
Tibialis PosteriorTibia, interosseous membrane, fibulaMetatarsalsPlantar flexes foot
PlantarisFemurCalcaneusPlantar flexes foot
PopliteusLateral femoral condylePosterior TibaFlexes and rotates leg medially
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MuscleOriginInsertionActions
Extensor digitorum longusLateral tibial condyleDistal and middle phalanges of the four lateral toesExtends toes
Extensor digitorum brevisCalcaneusTendons of extensor digitorum longusExtends toes
Flexor Digitorm longusPosterior tibiaDistal phalanges of the four lateral toesFlexes toes
Flexor digitorum brevisCalcaneusmiddle phalanges of the four lateral toesFlexes toes
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MuscleOriginInsertionActions
Peroneus longusFibulaMedial cuneiform and 1st metatarsalPlantar flexes and everts foot
Peroneus brevisFibula5th metatarsalPlantar flexes and everts foot
Abductor digiti minimiCalcaneusProximal phalynx of 5th toeAbducts and flexes little toe
Flexor digiti minimi brevisCalcaneusMiddle phalynx of little toeFlexes little toe
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MuscleOriginInsertionActions
Flexor Hallicus brevisCuboid, medial and lateral cuneiformsTwo tendons of great toeFlexes great toe
Flexor hallicus longusFibulaDistal phalynx of great toeFlexes great toe
Extensor hallicus longusMiddle fibula and interosseus membraneDistal phalynx of great toeExtends great toe
Extensor hallicus brevis3rd cuneiform and cuboidProximal phalynx of great toeExtends great toe
Abductor hallicusCalcaneusGreat toeAbducts great toe
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