Which of the following muscles act primarily to plantarflex toes (2-5)? A. soleus B. tibialis...

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Which of the following muscles act primarily to plantarflex toes (2-5)?

A. soleus

B. tibialis anterior

C. flexor digitorium longus

D. gracilis

E. extensor digitorium brevis

Flexor Digitorum Longus:

Muscles that move the foot and toes are located in the leg. The muscles of the leg are divided into the anterior, posterior, and lateral compartment of the leg. The posterior compartment is further divided into the superficial and deep compartment of the leg.

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Answer: C. flexor digitorum longus is the muscle that act primarily to plantar flex toes (2-5).

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