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Pronator teres O?

Common flexor tendon of medial epicondyle of humerus and coronoid process of ulna.

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Pronator teres I?

Middle of lateral surface of radius

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Pronator teres A?

Pronate forearm. Assist to flex elbow.

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Flexor carpi radialis O?

Common flexor tendon of medial epicondyle of humerus

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Flexor carpi radialis I?

Bases of 2nd and 3rd metacarpals.

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Flexor carpi radialis A?

Flex wrist. Radial deviation

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Palmaris longus unique tidbit?

Muscle may be absent in some ppl

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Palmaris longus O?

Common flexor tendon of medial epicondyle of humerus

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Palmaris longus I?

Flexor retinaculum and palmar aponeurosis

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Palmaris longus A?

Tense palmar fascia, flex wrist.

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Flexor carpi ulnaris O?

Humeral head: Common flexor tendon of medial epicondyle
Ulnar head: Posterior surface of proximal 2/3 of ulna

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Flexor carpi ulnaris I?

Pisiform, hook of hamate and base of 5th metacarpal.

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Flexor carpi ulnaris A?

Flex wrist, ulnar deviation.

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Flexor digitorum superficialis O?

Medial epicondyle of humerus, ulnar collateral ligament, coronoid process of ulna, interosseous membrane and proximal shaft of radius.

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Flexor digitorum superficialis I?

Sides of middle phalanges 2-5.

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Flexor digitorum superficialis A?

Flex 2nd-5th metacarpophalangeal and proximal interphalangeal joints.

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Flexor digitorum profundus O?

Anterior and medial surface of proximal ulna

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Flexor digitorum profundus I?

Bases of distal phalanges, palmar surface of 2nd-5th fingers.

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Flexor digitorum profundus A?

Flex 2nd-5th metacarpophalangeal and distal interphalangeal joints.

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Flexor pollicis longus location and A?

Anterior part of forearm and thumb. Flex thumb at interphalangeal, metacarpophalangeal and carpometacarpal joints,