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Peripheral nerves innervating muscles of the lower extremity

Topic: Anatomy

Created on Wednesday, August 30 2006 by

Last modified on Wednesday, December 31 1969.

Of the following choices, which ONE answer most accurately describes the nerve or nerves which most typically innervate Plantar interossei?

 
        A) Deep peroneal nerve
 
        B) Anterior branch of obturator nerve
 
        C) Tibial division of sciatic nerve
 
        D) Lateral plantar nerve
 
        E) Tibial division of sciatic nerve and common peroneal division of the sciatic nerve
 

 


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A) deep peroneal nerve

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Plantar interossei is innervated by lateral plantar nerve  (See References)

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B) anterior branch of obturator nerve

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Plantar interossei is innervated by lateral plantar nerve  (See References)

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C) tibial division of sciatic nerve

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Plantar interossei is innervated by lateral plantar nerve  (See References)

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D) lateral plantar nerve

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Plantar interossei is innervated by lateral plantar nerve  (See References)

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E) tibial division of sciatic nerve and common peroneal division of the sciatic nerve

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Plantar interossei is innervated by lateral plantar nerve  (See References)

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References:

1. Moore, K.L. (1992). Clinical Oriented Anatomy, 3rd Edition. Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore.
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