Medical Dictionary

flexor digitorum superficialis

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noun flexor digitorum su·per·fi·ci·al·is \-ˌsü-pər-ˌfish-ē-ˈā-ləs\

Medical Definition of flexor digitorum superficialis

  1. :  a superficial muscle of the palmar side of the forearm that flexes especially the second phalanges of the four fingers

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