Extensor Digitorum Longus

Extensor digitorum longus (often shortened to EDL) is found in the front of the lower leg, in the outer more muscle-bound compartment.

Extensor Hallucis Longus

The extensor hallucis longus is the only ankle muscle responsible for extending (pulling back) the big toe.

Tibialis Anterior Muscle

Tibialis anterior forms the main fleshy part of the outside of the shin. It is a dorsiflexor of the ankle.

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