- interosseous branch of medial terminal branch of deep peroneal nerve
- a small branch of the medial terminal branch that innervates the metatarsophalangeal joint of the great toe and the first dorsal interosseous space.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
medial terminal branch of deep peroneal nerve — a branch beginning in the ankle and running along the dorsum of the foot to the first interosseous space, where it combines with the medial dorsal cutaneous nerve and then subdivides into the dorsal digital nerves of the great and second toes … Medical dictionary
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branch — An offshoot; in anatomy, one of the primary divisions of a nerve or blood vessel. A b.. See ramus, artery, nerve, vein. SYN: ramus (1) [TA]. accessory meningeal b. SYN: pterygomeningeal artery … Medical dictionary
nervus fibularis profundus — [TA] deep peroneal nerve: origin, a terminal branch of common peroneal nerve; branches and distribution, winds around the neck of the fibula and descends on the interosseous membrane to the front of the ankle; gives off muscular rami, an… … Medical dictionary
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