Adductor Hallucis


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Adductor Hallucis

A big toe muscle.
Action Adducts big toe
Nerve Lateral plantar
Origin Transverse head—capsules of the 4 metatarsophalangeal joints; oblique head—lateral cuneiform and bases of 3rd and 4th metatarsal bones
Insertion Lateral base of proximal phalanx of big toe
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Next, the tendon runs between the adductor hallucis muscle medially and the flexor digitorum longus muscle laterally and finally merges to the latter.