fibularis longus (muscle)
fibularis longus (muscle)[TA]
origin, upper two thirds of outer surface of fibula and lateral condyle of tibia; insertion, by tendon passing behind lateral malleolus and across sole of foot to medial cuneiform and base of first metatarsal; action, plantar flexes and everts foot; nerve supply, superficial peroneal.
Synonym(s): musculus fibularis longus [TA], musculus peroneus longus ☆ , peroneus longus (muscle) ☆ , long fibular muscle, long peroneal muscle
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