Posterior Leg and Plantar Foot Determine which side is medial/lateral – look for big toe!

Plantar Foot: 1st Abductor hallucis Flexor digitorum brevis Abductor digiti minimi 2nd Quadratus Plantae Flexor digitorum longus tendon with lumbricals Flexor Hallucis Longus Tendon – to big toe over Flexor Hallucis Brevis (3rd layer) 3rd Flexor hallucis brevis- medial and lateral heads Adductor hallucis – oblique head and transverse head Flexor digiti minimi Tendon of peroneus longus Medial and Lateral Plantar aa and nn

lateral and medial heads Soleus Tendon of Plantaris (Freshman Nerve) Tibial nn and Posterior Tibial aa & nn (medial) Peroneal (Fibular) aa branch (lateral) Deep compartment Flexor Hallucis longus (lateral) – tendon crosses medially Tibialis Posterior (in the middle) Flexor Digitorum Longus (medial) Tom Dick And Very Nervous Harry – behind medial malleolus Tendon of Tibialis Posterior Tendon of Flexor Digitorum Longus Posterior Tibial Artery Posterior Tibial Vein Tibial Nerve Flexor Hallucis Longus Tendon .Posterior Leg: Sural nn and Small saphenous vv (run together) Superficial compartment Gastrocnemius.

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