LAB Abdominal and Pelvic Muscles

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LAB Abdominal and Pelvic Muscles
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2012-04-06 15:13:47
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LAB Abdominal and Pelvic Muscles
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  1. Rectus Abdominis

    Origin: Pubic Bone

    Insertion: Xiphoid Process

    Action: Compresses abdominal viscera
  2. External Oblique

    Origin: lower eight ribs

    Insertion: Linea Alba

    Action: Flexes vertebral column
  3. Internal Oblique

    Origin: inguinal ligament

    Insertion: linea alba

    Action: fleces vertebral column
  4. Transversus Abdominis

    Origin: inguinal ligament

    Insertion: linea alba

    Action: flexes vertebral column
  5. Quadratus Lumborum

    Origin: iliac crest

    Insertion: last rib

    Action: aids in extending back
  6. Psoas Major

    Origin: Lumbar Vertebrae

    Insertion: lessert trochanter of femur

    Action: flexion of femur and vertebral column
  7. Iliacus

    Origin: Iliac fossa

    Insertion: Lesser Trochanter of Femur

    Action: flex femur

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