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Human Anatomy: Muscle Groups


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Muscle Function & Other Pertinent Medical Information
- FLEXOR HALLUCIS LONGUS -
ORIGIN: Lower two thirds of posterior fibula between median crest and posterior border, lower intermuscular septum and aponeurosis of flexor digitorum longus
INSERTION: Base of distal phalanx of big toe and slips to medial two tendons of flexor digitorum longus
ACTION: Flexes distal phalanx of big toe, flexes foot at ankle, supports medial longitudinal arch
NERVE: Tibial nerve (S2, 3)






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