adductor muscle of big toe
adductor muscle of big toe n.
A muscle with origin from the transverse head from the capsules of the lateral four metatarsophalangeal joints, and from the oblique head from the lateral cuneiform bone and the bases of the third and fourth metatarsal bones, with insertion into the lateral side of the base of the proximal phalanx of the big toe, with nerve supply from the lateral plantar nerve, and whose action adducts the big toe.
- Adductor muscle of thumb
adductor muscle of thumb adductor muscle of thumb n. A muscle with origin from the transverse head from the shaft of the third metacarpal bone and from the oblique head from the front of the base of the second metacarpal, trapezoid, and capitate bones; with insertion to the medial side of the base of the […]
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