Flexor Digitorum Superficialis
- Muscle Physiology & Functional Anatomy
Humeral head: Common flexor
origin of medial epicondyle of the humerus, medial ligament of elbow.
Ulnar head: Medial border of
coronoid process & fibrous arch
Radial head: Entire length
of the anterior oblique line
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More Information about the Flexor Digitorum Superficialis Muscle
Although there is no debate that the
flexor digitorum superficialis muscle
is in the anterior compartment of the forearm It is sometimes considered to be
the deepest part of the superficial layer of this compartment and sometimes
considered to be a distinct, "intermediate layer" of the anterior compartment.