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Superficial Peroneal Nerve
The superficial branch of the common peroneal nerve innervates
the peroneus longus and brevis muscles of the lateral compartment
of the leg. The superficial peroneal nerve tracks along the fascia
between the lateral and anterior compartments of the leg to emerge
by piercing the fascia lata and enter the subcutaneous tissues (see video above).
Deep Peroneal Nerve
The deep peroneal nerve arises in the substance of the peroneus longus muscle and enters the anterior compartment after piercing the fascial septum. The deep peroneal nerve joins the anterior tibial artery in the anterior compartment of the leg.
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