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common plantar digital nerves


Definition: three nerves derived from the medial plantar nerve and one from the lateral plantar nerve that supply the skin overlying the metatarsals and terminate as proper plantar digital nerves to the side of each toe.

Synonym(s): nervi digitales plantares communesTA

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