flexor hallucis brevis (muscle)

(redirected from short flexor (muscle) of great toe)

flex·or hal·lu·cis bre·vis (mus·cle)

[TA]
thenar muscle of palm; origin, medial surface of cuboid and middle and lateral cuneiform bones; insertion, by two tendons, embracing that of the flexor longus hallucis, into the sides of the base of the proximal phalanx of the great toe; action, flexes great toe; nerve supply, medial and lateral plantar.