abductor hallucis muscle


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Related to abductor hallucis muscle: flexor digitorum brevis

ab·duc·tor hal·lu·cis mus·cle

(ab-dŭk'tŏr hal'ū-sis mŭs'ĕl)
Origin, medial process of calcaneal tuberosity, flexor retinaculum, and plantar aponeurosis; insertion, medial side of proximal phalanx of great toe; action, abducts great toe; nerve supply, medial plantar.
Synonym(s): musculus abductor hallucis [TA] .
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2004) Modifications of baropodograms after transcutaneous electric stimulation of the abductor hallucis muscle in humans standing erect.
37,38) Muscular activity from the flexor hallucis brevis muscle, which is very active when performing releve and close to the abductor hallucis muscle, could be recorded as a result of the cross-talk phenomenon.
Reconstruction of soft tissue defects overlying the Achilles tendon using the super extended abductor hallucis muscle flap.

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