Fibularis (Peroneus) Longus

quadriceps-muscle-anterior-3-labeledMuscle Origin

Head and body of fibula to first metatarsal and first cuneiform.

Head and proximal two-thirds of the lateral surface of the fibula, and the anterior and posterior intermuscular septa of the leg.

Insertion

First metatarsal, medial cuneiform same insertion as Tibialis Anterior.

Passing behind the lateral malleolus, running obliquely across the sole of the foot from lateral to medial, and ending on the base of the first metatarsal and t

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he medial cuneiform bones.

Action

Plantar flexes foot.

Plantarflexion, eversion, support arches.

Innervation – Nerve control

Superficial fibular (peroneal) nerve.

Artery

Fibular (peroneal) artery.

In anatomy, the fibular artery (also known as the peroneal artery) supplies blood to the lateral compartment of the leg. It arises from the tibial-fibular trunk. Wiki

Antagonist muscles

Tibialis anterior muscle (the T.A. does Inversion and Dorsiflexion)

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