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Flexor Digiti Minimi Brevis Muscle of Foot

Medically reviewed by: Stephanie Curreli, MD, PhD
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2015

The flexor digiti minimi brevis muscle of the foot is a short muscle on the plantar surface of the foot, running beneath the smallest toe and serving to flex it. A flexor muscle is one that decreases the angle between two bones, as in bending the arm at the elbow.