Posts Tagged ‘heel’

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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Tibialis Posterior Muscle: Lower Leg, Heel and Foot Pain

What pain and symptoms are 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 in…

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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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Abductor Digiti Minimi Muscle: Heel and Ankle Pain

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 often felt at rest Where is the abductor digiti minimi muscle? The abductor digiti minimi attaches to one of the…

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Quadratus Plantae Muscle: Heel Pain

What pain and symptoms are 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 and connect to a tendon in the middle of the arch. What movements does the quadratus plantae control? Bends the…

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