Posts Tagged ‘ankle’

Extensor Digitorum Longus: Pain in the Top Of The Foot

What pain and symptoms are associated with the Extensor Digitorum Longus? Pain in the top of the feet by the toes Difficulty raising the foot Numbness in the top of the foot Foot cramps Contributes to the development of hammer toe and claw toe Where is the Extensor Digitorum Longus Muscle? Extensor Digitorum Longus attaches…

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Tibialis Anterior Muscle: Big Toe, Ankle and Shin Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the tibialis anterior muscle? Pain in the big toe Pain in the front of the ankle going up the front of the shin Occasionally there will be swelling of the shin bone Can contribute to shin splints Can be a cause of weak ankles Can contribute to drop…

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Gastrocnemius Muscle: Knee, Low Leg, Ankle, Arch Pain

What symptoms and pain are associated with the gastrocnemius? Pain in the arch of the foot Pain toward the outside of the back of the knee Pain toward  the inside of the back of the knee Pain going down the inside of the inside of the lower leg Pain around the inside ankle Pain on…

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Peroneus Tertius Muscle: Low Leg, Ankle, Heel Pain

What symptoms and pain are associated with the peroneus tertius muscle? Pain at the bottom of the front of the leg that descends into the top of the foot and radiates toward the out to the ankle Pain on the outside of the heel Weak ankles Pain surges with each step Where is the peroneus tertius…

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Soleus Muscle: Heel, Ankle, Calf, Knee, Low Back Pain

 What pain and symptoms are associated with the soleus muscle? Pain in the heel often to the point of not being able to put weight on the heel Pain in the ankle Pain in the calf sometimes extending into the back of the knee Deep aching in the back of the knee Deep pain in the…

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Abductor Hallucis Muscle: Foot and Ankle Pain

Pain on the inside heel and ankle that cause you to limp may be a sign of abductor hallucis muscle dysfunction. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the abductor hallucis muscle? Pain on the inside of the heel Pain in the inside ankle Pain will often cause a limp Where is the abductor…

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Abductor Digiti Minimi Muscle: Heel and Ankle Pain

Pain on the outside of the heel going up toward the ankle are signs of abductor digiti minimi muscle dysfunction. What pain and symptoms are associated with the abductor digiti minimi muscle? Pain on the outside of the heel Pain in the outside ankle Pain often feels like an ankle sprain Deep aching pain is…

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