Extensor digiti I [hallucis] longus - Musculus extensor digiti I [hallucis] longus

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General terms > Myology > Muscles of pelvic limb > Extensor digiti I [hallucis] longus



Origin: Arises on the cranial border of the fibula between the proximal and the middle third, and on the interosseous membrane cranial to the peroneus brevis.

Insertion: Digit 1 and 2.

Action: Extension of digit 1 and 2.

Nerve: Peroneus profundus.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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