Flexor Hallucis Longus

May 27, 2022 | Muscle


Lower two-thirds of posterior surface of shaft of fibula, posterior intermuscular septum, interosseous membrane


Base of distal phalanx of great toe


Flexes distal phalanx of great toe, assists in plantar flexing foot, inverts foot


Tibial nerve (L5, S1, S2)


This muscle is important in pushing off the surface in walking, running, jumping.

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