short flexor muscle of toes

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short flexor muscle of toes n.
A muscle with its origin from the calcaneus and the plantar fascia, with insertion to the middle phalanges of the four lateral toes, with nerve supply from the medial plantar nerve, and whose action flexes the four lateral toes.

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