Superficial branch of lateral plantar nerve

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Nerve: Superficial branch of lateral plantar nerve
The plantar nerves.
Latin ramus superficialis nervi plantaris lateralis
Gray's subject #213 963
From lateral plantar nerve
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The superficial branch of lateral plantar nerve splits into a proper and a common digital nerve:

  • the common digital nerve communicates with the third common digital branch of the medial plantar nerve and divides into two proper digital nerves which supply the adjoining sides of the fourth and fifth toes.

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