plantar digital vein n.
Any of the veins that arise in the toes and pass back to form the four metatarsal veins.
- Plantar fibromatosis
plantar fibromatosis n. Nodular fibroblastic proliferation in the sole of one or both feet, rarely associated with contracture.
- Plantar interosseous muscle
plantar interosseous muscle n. Any of three muscles with origin from the third, fourth, and fifth metatarsal bones, with insertion to the proximal phalanx of the same toes, with nerve supply from the lateral plantar nerve, and whose action adducts the three lateral toes.
- Plantar metatarsal vein
plantar metatarsal vein n. Any of the veins that are formed from the plantar digital veins and empty into the medial and lateral plantar veins.
- Plantar muscle
plantar muscle n. A muscle with origin from the femur, with insertion to the tendon and the deep fascia of the ankle, with nerve supply from the tibial nerve, and whose action causes the plantar flexion of the foot.