Definition of Musculus adductor hallucis

1. Noun. The adductor muscle of the great toe.

Generic synonyms: Adductor, Adductor Muscle

Medical Definition of Musculus adductor hallucis

1. Origin, by two heads, the transverse head from the capsules of the lateral four metatarsophalangeal joints and the oblique head from the lateral cuneiform and bases of the third and fourth metatarsal bones; insertion, lateral side of base of proximal phalanx of great toe; action, adducts great toe; nerve supply, lateral plantar. Synonym: musculus adductor hallucis, adductor muscle of great toe. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Musculus Adductor Hallucis

musculotendinous cuff
musculotubal canal
musculus abductor digiti minimi manus
musculus abductor digiti minimi pedis
musculus abductor digiti quinti
musculus abductor hallucis
musculus abductor pollicis
musculus abductor pollicis brevis
musculus abductor pollicis longus
musculus adductor hallucis (current term)
musculus adductor minimus
musculus adductor pollicis
musculus anconeus
musculus antitragicus
musculus articularis
musculus articularis cubiti
musculus articularis genus
musculus aryepiglotticus
musculus arytenoideus obliquus
musculus arytenoideus transversus
musculus aryvocalis
musculus attollens aurem

Literary usage of Musculus adductor hallucis

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Die angiologische Sammlung im anatomischen Museum der königlichen by Hans Carl Leopold Barkow (1869)
"Die dritte Region liegt ganz in der Tiefe, bedeckt von der Plantar-Seite aus zunächst von dem Musculus adductor Hallucis, dann von den Sehnen der vier ..."

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