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Peroneus Brevis

Summary Information: Peroneus Brevis

Peroneus Brevis: The peroneus brevis is one of the lateral leg muscles, a group of muscles that make up the lateral section or side area of the lower leg or shin and calf area. The peroneus brevis originates on the fibula and inserts on the fifth metatarsal. The peroneus brevis has a variety of functions, including planterflexion, eversion and abduction of the foot.

Conditions that can afflict the peroneus brevis include strains, tears, cancer, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, paralysis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Peroneus Brevis

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Peroneus Brevis

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Sub Parts: Peroneus Brevis

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Peroneus Brevis

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