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Flexor Pollicis Longus Muscle: Thumb Pain

The flexor pollicis longus muscle contributes to pain in middle joint and tip of the thumb. Pinching motions between the forefinger and thumb can cause intense pain. It can also cause the middle thumb joint to pop and sometimes lock.

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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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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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Quadriceps Vastus Intermedius Muscle: Thigh Pain and Buckling Knees

Pain down the front thigh and buckling weak knees indicate vastus intermedius dysfunction. What are the pain and symptoms associated with the vastus intermedius muscle ? Pain down the middle of the front of the thigh Pain increases when walking Contributes to weak buckling knees Pain greatly increases when climbing stairs Problems straightening the knee after…

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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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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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