Chapter 10
The Muscular System
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10
MUSCLE GALLERY
Table 10.15
(continued)
Fibularis longus
Gastrocnemius
Tibia
Tibialis anterior
Extensor digitorum
longus
Soleus
Extensor hallucis
longus
Fibularis tertius
Extensor hallucis
brevis
Extensor digitorum
brevis
Superior and inferior
extensor retinacula
Tibialis
anterior
Fibularis
tertius
Extensor
hallucis
longus
Extensor
digitorum
longus
O = origin
Ι
O
(d)
Ι
Ι
(c)
O
O
Ι
(b)
O
(a)
Ι
= insertion
Figure 10.22
Muscles of the
anterior compartment of the
right leg. (a)
Superficial view of
anterior leg muscles. (For a related
image, see
A Brief Atlas of the
Human Body
, Figure 40.)
(b–d)
Some of the same muscles shown
in isolation to visualize their origins
and insertions.
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