Flexor digitorum longus muscle

What is Flexor digitorum longus muscle?

Flexor digitorum longus muscle meaning Muscle involved in moving the toes . Its main function flexing the toes and extending the foot.Other muscles involved in moving the toes are:Abductor digiti minimiAbductor hallucisExtensor digitorum longusExtensor hallucis longusFlexor hallucis brevisFlexor hallucis longusInterossei dorsales

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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