12 terms

Muscles that Act at the ankle and Foot

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Anterior tibialis
Dorsiflexion at ankle; inversion at foot
Peroneus longus
Plantarflexion at ankle; eversion at foot
Peroneus brevis
Plantarflexion at ankle; eversion at foot
Gastrocnemius
Plantarflexion at ankle; flexion at knee
Soleus
Plantarflexion at ankle; inversion of foot
Posterior tibialis
Plantarflexion at ankle; inversion at foot
Extensor hallucis longus
Dorsiflexion and inversion of the foot; extension of the great toe
Extensor digitorum
Dorsiflexion and eversion of foot; extension of toes 2 through 5
Peroneus tertius
Dorsiflexion and eversion of the foot
Plantaris
Flexion of the knee; plantarflexion of the foot
Flexor hallucis longus
Flexion of the great toe; plantarflexion and inversion of the foot
Flexor digitorum longus
Flexion of toes 2 through 5; plantarflexion and inversion of the foot