fibularis longus

fibularis longus

a muscle that everts and plantarflexes the foot and helps to support the arches of the foot, mainly the lateral and transverse arches. It is innervated by the superficial fibular nerve.
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On the contrary, Briem and colleagues (2011) reported no influence on fibularis longus muscle activation during inversion perturbation and Lins and colleagues (Lins et al.
This was opposed by studies from Lins and colleagues (2013) in vastus lateralis and by Briem and colleagues (2011) in fibularis longus in which no effects of KT application on muscle activation have been shown.
The fascicles to fibularis longus and fibularis brevis could not be distinguished separately after their anastomosis into the SF nerve because of interfascicular plexusing.