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abbreviation for effective half-life.


Electrohydraulic lithotripsy

extensor hallucis longus

; EHL extrinsic foot muscle lying within anterior muscle compartment of lower leg
  • origin from middle 2/4 of medial surface of fibula, medial to extensor digitorum longus, tendon passes down lower leg lateral to anterior border of tibia but medial to tendon of extensor digitorum longus

  • insertion tendon passes into dorsum of foot deep to extensor and distal retinacula, lying at dorsomedial aspect of foot to form a dorsal expansion, the central part of which passes to distal phalanx of hallux; lateral part of dorsal expansion passes to deep transverse metatarsal ligament and the medial part of expansion joins tendon of abductor hallucis

  • nerve supply deep peroneal nerve

  • action extension of phalanges of hallux and dorsiflexion of ankle joint; acts as an auxiliary invertor of foot when hallux is extended at the first metatarsophalangeal joint

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