Muscles of the foot and ankle

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Tibialis Anterior Origin
Lateral condyle of tibia, proximal lateral surface of tibia, interosseous membrane
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Tibialis Anterior Insertion
Plantar surface of base of 1st metatarsal, medial surface of medial cuneiform
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Tibialis Anterior Action
Dorsiflexion, inversion
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Extensor Hallucis Longus origin
Middle anterior surface of the fibula, interosseous membrane
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Extensor Hallucis Longus insertion
Dorsal surface of distal phalanx of 1st toe
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Extensor Hallucis Longus action
Dorsiflexion, extension of 1st toe
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Extensor digitorum longus origin
Lateral condyle of the tibia, proximal anterior shaft of fibula, interosseous membrane
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Extensor digitorum longus insertion
Dorsal surface of middle and distal phalanges of 2nd - 5th toes
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Extensor digitorum longus action
Dorsiflexion, extension of toes 2-5
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Peroneus Longus origin
proximal 2/3 of lateral fibula
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Peroneus Longus insertion
Base of 1st metatarsal, plantar surface of medial cuneiform
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Peroneus Longus action
Eversion, Plantarflexion
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Peroneus Brevis origin
distal 2/3 of lateral fibula
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Peroneus Brevis insertion
tuberosity of 5th metatarsal
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Peroneus Brevis action
Eversion, plantarflexion
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Gastrocnemius origin
popliteal surface of femur above medial condyle, posterior lateral femoral condyle
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Gastrocnemius insertion
posterior surface of calcaneus via achilles tendon
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Gastrocnemius action
Flexion of the knee, plantar flexion
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Plantaris origin
Lateral supracondylar ridge of femur, opaque popliteal ligament
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Plantaris insertion
posterior surface of calcaneus via achilles tendon
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Plantaris action
Flexion of the knee, plantar flexion
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Soleus origin
soleal line, posterior surface of tibia, proximal posterior surface of fibula
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Soleus insertion
posterior surface of calcaneus via Achilles tendon
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Soleus action
Plantar flexion
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Tibialis posterior origin
proximal posterior shaft of tibia, proximal posterior fibula, interosseous membrane
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Tibialis posterior insertion
Tuberosity of navicular, branches to cuboid, calcaneus, cuneiforms and bases of 2-4 metatarsals
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Tibialis posterior action
Plantar flexion, inversion
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Flexor digitorum longus origin
middle posterior surface of tibia
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Flexor digitorum longus insertion
plantar surface of distal phalanges of 2nd-5th toes
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Flexor digitorum longus action
Flex 2-5 toes, plantar flexion
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Flexor hallucis longus origin
Middle half of posterior fibula, interosseous membrane
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Flexor hallucis longus insertion
plantar surface of distal phalanx of 1st toe
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Flexor hallucis longus action
Flex 1st toe, plantar flexion
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Tibialis Anterior Insertion

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Plantar surface of base of 1st metatarsal, medial surface of medial cuneiform

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Tibialis Anterior Action

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Card 4

Front

Extensor Hallucis Longus origin

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Card 5

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Extensor Hallucis Longus insertion

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