abductor muscle of little toe

musculus abductor digiti minimi pedis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Abductor digiti minimi muscle (foot) — Muscle infobox Name = PAGENAME Latin = musculus abductor digiti minimi pedis GraySubject = 131 GrayPage = 492 Caption = Muscles of the sole of the foot. First layer. (Abductor digiti quinti visible at center right.) Caption2 = The plantar… …   Wikipedia

  • abductor digiti minimi — abductor dig·i·ti min·i·mi .dij ət (.)ē min ə (.)mē n 1) a muscle of the hand that abducts the little finger and flexes the phalanx nearest the hand 2) a muscle of the foot that abducts the little toe …   Medical dictionary

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  • musculus abductor digiti minimi pedis — [TA] abductor muscle of little toe: origin, medial and lateral tubercles of calcaneus, plantar fascia; insertion, lateral surface of base of proximal phalanx of little toe; innervation, superficial branch of lateral plantar; action, abducts… …   Medical dictionary

  • Flexor digiti minimi brevis muscle (foot) — Muscle infobox Name = PAGENAME Latin = musculus flexor digiti minimi brevis pedis GraySubject = 131 GrayPage = 494 Caption = Muscles of the sole of the foot. Third layer. (Flexor dig. quint. brev. labeled at center right.) Origin = fifth… …   Wikipedia

  • Fifth toe — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Skeleton of foot. Lateral aspect. Caption2 = Bones of the right foot. Plantar surface. Precursor = System = Artery = Vein = Nerve = Lymph = MeshName = MeshNumber =… …   Wikipedia

  • musculus abductor digiti minimi pedis — noun the abductor muscles of the little toe • Hypernyms: ↑abductor, ↑abductor muscle …   Useful english dictionary

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