medial plantar nerve

(redirected from nervus plantaris medialis)

me·di·al plan·tar nerve

[TA]
one of the two terminal branches of the tibial nerve; it courses along the medial aspect of the sole to supply the abductor hallucis and flexor digitorum brevis and, by way of common and proper digital branches, to innervate the skin of the medial part of the foot and medial three-and-a-half toes.
Synonym(s): nervus plantaris medialis [TA]
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me·di·al plan·tar nerve

(mē'dē-ăl plan'tahr nĕrv) [TA]
One of two terminal branches of the tibial nerve; courses along medial aspect of sole to supply abductor hallucis and flexor digitorum brevis and, by way of common and proper digital branches, to innervate skin of the medial part of foot and medial 3-1/2 toes.
Synonym(s): nervus plantaris medialis.
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