peroneus


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peroneus

(pəˈrəʊnɪəs)
n
(Anatomy) anatomy any of several lateral muscles of the leg, attached to the fibula and used in moving the foot
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Noun1.peroneus - muscle of the lower leg that is involved in moving the foot
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
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Abnormal spontaneous activities were observed on needle EMG of the bilateral tibialis anterior and peroneus longus muscles.
Moreover, vascularized peroneus brevis or longus muscle graft with the removal of the fibular artery has not affected the vascularity of the tibial nerve.
However, MR imaging showed a multilobulated mass along the proximal fibula extending into portions of the soleus and peroneus longus muscles measuring approximately 3 cm in proximal to distal by 3 cm in anterior posterior by 1 cm in transverse diameter (Fig.
NB; This type of somatic dysfunction may be accompanied by tissue congestion and spasm of the peroneus muscles and/or fibula head dysfunction.
MR (Figure 1B) axial proton density with fat saturation demonstrates edema of the os peroneum as the sesamoid courses within the peroneus longus tendon.
Electromyography (EMG) findings demonstrated denervation of the anterior tibial and peroneus muscles.
5 cm at the dorsolateral surface of the lateral malleolus, and smaller well-circumscribed masses adjacent to the peroneus longus and brevis tendons [Figure 1]b and [Figure 1]c.
The procedure used in our study was interosseous route, subcutaneous, two-tailed, tendon-tendon transfer of the tibialis posterior-to-extensor hallucis longus and to extensor digitorum longus and peroneus tertius.
Muscles tested according to the nerves were: a) ulnar nerve (abductor digiti minimi), b) median nerve (abductor pollicis brevis), c) radial nerve (extensor carpi radialis and extensor carpi ulnaris), d) common peroneal nerve (tibialis anterior, peroneus longus and brevis) and e) posterior tibial nerve (small intrinsic muscles of feet).
Effects of neuromuscular training on the reaction time and electromechanical delay of the peroneus longus muscle.
Ly JQ, Carlson CL, LaGatta LM, Beall DP Giant cell tumor of the peroneus tendon sheath.
He had 1/5 strength with testing of the anterior tibialis, musculus peroneus longus, and musculus peroneus brevis.