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image: Peroneus Tertius
Peroneus Tertius

Peroneus Tertius

 Action :

  • Works with the extensor digitorum longus to dorsiflex, evert and abduct the foot.

Origin :

  • Arises with the extensor digitorum longus from the medial fibular shaft surface and the anterior intermuscular septum
  • (between the extensor digitorum longus and the tibialis anterior).

Insertion :

  • Dorsal surface of the base of the fifth metatarsal.

Innervation :

  • Deep peroneal nerve

Arterial Supply :

  • Anterior tibial artery.

Depth :

  • Superficial
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