Lower Extremity-Ankle and Lower Leg

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Lower Extremity-Ankle and Lower Leg
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  1. Gastrocnemius
    • O: Condyles of femur, posterior surfaces
    • I: Calcaneus via calcaneal tendon
    • A: Flex the knee, Plantar flex the ankle (talocrural joint).
  2. Soleus
    • O: Soleal line; proximal, posterior surface of tibia and posterior aspect of head of fibula. 
    • I: Calcaneus via calcaneal tendon
    • A: Plantar flex the ankle (talocrural joint)
  3. Peroneus Longus
    • O: Head of fibula and proximal two-thirds of lateral fibula. 
    • I: Base of the first metatarsal and medial cuneiform. 
    • A: Evert the Foot
  4. Peroneus Brevis
    • O: Distal two-thirds of lateral fibula. 
    • I: Tuberosity of the fifth metatarsal
    • A: Evert the foot.
  5. Tibialis Anterior
    • O: Lateral condyle of tibia; proximal, lateral surface of tibia and interosseous membrane. 
    • I: Medial cuneiform and base of the first metatarsal. 
    • A: Invert the foot.
  6. Extensor Digitorum Longus
    • O: Lateral condyle of tibia; proximal, anterior shaft of fibula and interosseous membrane. 
    • I: Middle and distal phalanges of second through fifth toes.
  7. Extensor Hallucis Longus
    • O: Middle, anterior surface of fibula and interosseous membrane. 
    • I: Distal phalanx of the first toe. 
    • A: Extend the first toe.
  8. Tibialis Posterior
    • O: Proximal, posterior shafts of tibia and fibula; and interosseous membrane. 
    • I: All five tarsal bones and bases of second through fourth metatarsals. 
    • A: Invert the foot
  9. Flexor Digitorum Longus
    • O: Middle, posterior surface of tibia
    • I: Distal phalanges of second through fifth toes. 
    • A: Flex the second through fifth toes.
  10. Flexor Hallucis Longus
    • O: Middle half of posterior fibula
    • I: Distal phalanx of first toe. 
    • A: Flex the first toe.

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