Extensor Hallucis Longus


Summary

Location:On the front of the shin, running from the lower leg to the big toe.

Information

Group:Ankle and Foot
Side(s) of body:Front
Function/Action:Big Toe Extensor, Ankle Dorsiflexor

Details

Joint:Ankle
Bone:Fibula, Tibia
Origin:Middle part of fibula and interosseous membrane.
Insertion:Base of the distal phalanx of the great toe.