Peroneus Tertius


Summary

Location:On the anterior (front) compartment of the lower leg.

Information

Group:Ankle and Foot
Subgroup:Peroneus
Side(s) of body:Front
Function/Action:Ankle Everter, Ankle Dorsiflexor

Details

Joint:Ankle
Bone:Fibula
Origin:Distal portion of the fibula, which is one of the two long bones in the lower leg, and from the interosseous membrane.
Insertion:Base of the fifth metatarsal bone, which is located in the foot.