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Q: What was inserted on the base of the first metatarsal?
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What is the insertion muscle of the cuneiform and first metatarsal?

The tibialis anterior muscle inserts onto the base of the first metatarsal and the medial cuneiform bone. It is responsible for dorsiflexion of the foot and inversion of the ankle.

What is the insertion of the tibialis anterior in humans?

The tibialis anterior inserts into the medial cuneiform bone and the base of the first metatarsal bone in humans.

The peroneus brevis has its insertion on the?

Base of the 5th Metatarsal

What is the insertion of the peroneus tertius muscle?

The base of the fifth metatarsal

What is a Jones fracture?

A Jones fracture is a fracture of the 5th metatarsal of the foot. It is often mistaken for a Dancer's fracture (avulsion of bone off base of 5th metatarsal).

What bone is in direct contact with the first metatarsal?

Medial cuneiform

Can fifth metatarsal heal without surgery if separated by 3mm?

I have a 5th metatarsal break now. Mine is 1 mm separated. The doctor told me anything MORE than 1 mm does not make a union well and would probably need a screw inserted. Good luck to all who have this problem!

What muscle attaches to the base of the fifth metatarsal?

Peroneus Brevis Tendon (Laterally) Peroneus Tertius Tendon (Dorsally)

Where does the most common acute fracture of the foot occur?

in the first and second metatarsal.

What is dystrophic calcification of the metatarsal joint?

Dystrophic calcification of the metatarsal joint is a condition where calcium deposits form in the joint due to tissue damage or inflammation. This can cause pain, stiffness, and limited range of motion in the joint. Treatment typically involves addressing the underlying cause, rest, physical therapy, and sometimes surgery to remove the calcium deposits.

Abnormal swelling of the joint between the big toe and the first metatarsal bone?


What is the medical terminology combining form meaning metatarsal?

The medical terminology combining form meaning metatarsal is "metatars/o."