Posts Tagged ‘arch’

Flexor Digitorum Longus Muscle: Foot and Toe Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the flexor digitorum longus muscle Pain in the foot while walking Pain in the ball of the foot which extends to the four small toes Pain can continue to the bottom of the foot and radiate up into the back of the leg Can cause foot cramps Contributes to…

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Flexor Digitorum Brevis Muscle Pain: Ball of the Foot

What pain and symptoms are associated with the flexor digitorum brevis muscle? Pain in the ball of the foot just under the four small toes Pain is often described as a feeling of walking on sharp pointed rocks Deep aching pain while resting Tendency to limp while walking Arch supports and orthotics make the pain…

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Adductor Hallucis Muscle: Foot Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the adductor hallucis muscle? Pain in the ball of the foot just under the toes extending down into the top of the arch Where is the adductor hallucis muscle? The adductor hallucis is on the bottom of the foot and divides into two heads. The first head runs…

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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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Abductor Hallucis Muscle: Foot and Ankle Pain

What pain and symptoms are 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 hallucis muscle? The abductor hallucis attaches to one of the bones of the big toe and runs down the inside of the…

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