abductor hallucis (muscle)

Type:Term

Definitions
1. muscle of third layer of plantar muscles; 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.

Synonyms
musculus abductor hallucis , abductor muscle of great toe

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