Flexor digitorum profundus :-

Flexor digitorum profundus :-

Muscle details :-

flexor digitorum profundus muscle

  • a muscle in the forearm of humans that flexes the fingers (also known as digits).

Origin :-

  • Medial olecranon, upper three quarters of anterior and medial surface of ulna as far round as subcutaneous border and narrow strip of interosseous membrane .

Insertion :-

  • Distal phalanges of medial four fingers. Tendon to index finger separates early .

Nerve supply :-

  • Median nerve (anterior interosseous) and ulnar nerve .

Action :-

flexor digitorum profundus muscle action

flexor digitorum profundus muscle

  • Flexes distal interphalangeal joints, then secondarily flexes proximal interphalangeal and metacarpophalangeal joints and wrist .


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