Posts Tagged ‘foot’

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 Hallucis Longus: Big Toe and Foot Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the flexor hallucis longus muscle? Pain in the big toe radiating to the ball of the foot Where is the flexor hallucis longus muscle? It  is located in the back of the lower leg. The muscle connects to the small bone of the lower leg and extends down the back of the…

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Extensor Hallucis Longus Muscle: Big Toe Pain

What pain and symptoms are associated with the Extensor Hallucis Longus muscle? Pain in the top of the feet by the toes Difficulty raising the foot Numbness in the top of the foot Pain in the big toe Foot cramps Pain can travel up to the ankle, which is described to feel like bone pain…

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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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Extensor Digitorum Brevis Muscle: Pain In The Top Of The Foot

The extensor digitorum brevis contributes to pain on the top of the foot in the area of the second, third and fourth toes. The muscle can also contribute to hammer toe and claw toes. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the Extensor Digitorum Brevis muscle? Pain in the top of the feet by…

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Flexor Hallucis Brevis Muscle: Foot and Big Toe Pain

Pain in the ball of the foot extending into the big toe could be a sign of flexor hallucis brevis muscle dysfunction. What pain and symptoms are associated with the flexor hallucis brevis muscle? Pain in the ball of the foot extending into the big toe Difficulty walking Deformed toes Where is the flexor hallucis…

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Adductor Hallucis Muscle: Foot Pain

Pain felt in the ball of the foot extending toward the top of the arch can be a sign of adductor hallucis dysfunction. What are the pain and symptoms 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…

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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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Tibialis Posterior Muscle: Lower Leg, Heel and Foot Pain

What are the pain and symptoms associated with the tibialis posterior muscle? Pain in the back of the lower leg, just above the heel Pain can go into the heel and down into the bottom of the foot Pain will sometimes radiate up into the calf Where is the tibialis posterior muscle? The tibialis posterior lies…

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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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Quadratus Plantae Muscle: Heel Pain

The quadratus plantae muscle causes heel pain and plays a prominent role in plantar fasciitis. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the quadratus plantae muscle? Pain in the heel Where is the quadratus plantae muscle? The quadratus plantae is a two headed muscle. Both heads attach to the heel (calcaneus) and connect to…

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