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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 and pain when walking Deformed toes Pain lessens…

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Tibialis Posterior Muscle: Lower Leg, Heel and Foot Pain

The tibialis posterior muscle can cause and contribute to pain in the lower leg just above the heel. This pain will often extend into the heel and the bottom of the foot. Pain will sometimes extend up into the lower calf. If you have fallen arches, you should check the tibialis posterior for trigger points and tightness because dysfunction of this muscle will allow your ankles to collapse inward.

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