Medical Definition of Musculus flexor digitorum superficialis

1. Origin, humeroulnar head from the medial epicondyle of the humerus, the medial border of the coronoid process, and a tendinous arch between these points, radial head from the oblique line and middle third of the lateral border of the radius; insertion, by four split tendons, passing to either side of the profundus tendons, into sides of middle phalanx of each finger; action, flexes proximal interphalangeal joint of the fingers; nerve supply, median. Synonym: musculus flexor digitorum superficialis, musculus flexor digitorum sublimis, musculus flexor sublimis, superficial flexor muscle of fingers. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Musculus Flexor Digitorum Superficialis

musculus extensor pollicis longus
musculus fibularis brevis
musculus fibularis longus
musculus fibularis tertius
musculus flexor accessorius
musculus flexor brevis digitorum
musculus flexor brevis hallucis
musculus flexor carpi radialis
musculus flexor carpi ulnaris
musculus flexor digiti minimi brevis manus
musculus flexor digiti minimi brevis pedis
musculus flexor digitorum brevis
musculus flexor digitorum longus
musculus flexor digitorum profundus
musculus flexor digitorum sublimis
musculus flexor digitorum superficialis (current term)
musculus flexor hallucis brevis
musculus flexor hallucis longus
musculus flexor longus digitorum
musculus flexor longus hallucis
musculus flexor longus pollicis
musculus flexor pollicis brevis
musculus flexor pollicis longus
musculus flexor profundus
musculus flexor sublimis
musculus frontalis
musculus fusiformis
musculus gastrocnemius
musculus gemellus inferior
musculus gemellus superior

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