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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The fascicles to fibularis longus and fibularis brevis could not be distinguished separately after their anastomosis into the SF nerve because of interfascicular plexusing.
fibularis longus just below the hypotarsus, and sending a small branch to the tendon of M.
fibularis longus and the crista cnemialis lateralis of the tibia.