Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus III: Nervous System: Plexuses
Ronald A. Bergman, PhD
Adel K. Afifi, MD, MS
Ryosuke Miyauchi, MD
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed
Cruveilhier described a branch of the lateral plantar that pierced the transversus to reach the third lumbrical.
The lateral nerve rarely provides a branch to the lateral head of flexor hallucis brevis.
Barbour, J.R. (1947) Puzzling foot symptoms from abnormal nerve distribution. Med. J. Australia 1:275-276.
Cruveilhier, J. (1851) Traité d'Anatomie Descriptive, 3rd ed., G. Doin & Cie., Paris.
Schaefer, E.A., Symington, J. and T.H. Bryce., Eds. (1915) Quain's Anatomy
Stilwell, D.L., Jr. (1957) The innervation of deep structures of the human foot. Am. J. Anat. 101:59-73.
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