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How many tendons are in the foot?


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December 10, 2010 7:51AM

how many tendons are in the foot?

The number of tendons in the foot will be roughly equal to two times the number of intrinsic foot muscles plus the number of extrinsic foot muscles. There are 19 or 20 intrinsic foot muscles, therefore 38 to 40 intrinsic foot muscle tendons. How many extrinsic foot muscles?
a cord or band of dense, tough, inelastic, white,fibrous tissue, serving to connect a muscle with a bone orpart