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Eversion (kinesiology)

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Eversion (kinesiology)


Eversion is the movement of the sole of the foot away from the median plane. It occurs at the subtalar joint.

Fibularis longus and fibularis brevis evert.[1] Both muscles are innervated by the superficial fibular nerve.

Some sources also state that the fibularis tertius everts.[2]

References

External links

  • Overview at upstate.edu
  • Diagram at kctcs.edu
  • Overview at exrx.net
  • http://www.dartmouth.edu/~humananatomy/figures/chapter_16/16-5.HTM
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