Posts Tagged ‘toe’

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

What pain and symptoms are associated with the Extensor Digitorum Brevis muscle? Pain in the top of the feet by the toes Muscle cramps Difficulty raising the foot Difficulty raising the four small toes Numbness in the top of the foot Contributes to the development of hammer toe and claw toe Where is the Extensor…

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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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Flexor Hallucis Brevis Muscle: Foot and Big Toe Pain

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 brevis muscle? The flexor hallucis brevis is a two headed muscle. The muscle attaches to a tendon toward the bottom of the…

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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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