LAB lower limb muscles

The flashcards below were created by user julianne.elizabeth on FreezingBlue Flashcards.

  1. 3





    Image Upload 1
    Gluteus Maximus

    Origin: Ilium

    Insertion: Posterior femur

    Action: extension of femur
  2. Image Upload 2
    Gluteus Medius

    Origin: Ilium

    Insertion: greater trocanter

    Action: abduction of femur
  3. Image Upload 3
    Tensor fascia latae

    Origin: anterior superior iliac spine

    Insertion: lateral condyle of tibia

    Action: abducts and flexes thigh
  4. Image Upload 4
    • Image Upload 5
    • Adductor Longus

    Origin: Pubis

    Insertion: linea aspera of femur

    action: medially rotates femur
  5. Image Upload 6
    Adductor Magnus

    Origin: pubis

    Insertion: linea aspera

    Action: adducts thight
  6. Image Upload 7
    • Image Upload 8
    • Biceps Femoris

    Origin: linea aspera of femurs

    Insertion: head of fibula

    Action: lowers leg
  7. Image Upload 9
    Image Upload 10Semitedinosus

    Origin: ischial tiberosity

    Insertion: Tibia

    Action: lowers leg
  8. Image Upload 11
    • Image Upload 12
    • Semimembranosus

    Origin: iscial tuberosity

    Insertion: medial condyle of tibia

    Action: lowers leg
  9. Image Upload 13
    Rectus Femoris

    Origin: superior rim of acetabulum

    Insertion: patella

    Action: extension of lower leg
  10. Image Upload 14
    Vastus lateralis

    Origin: Linea aspera

    Insertion: lateral condyle of the tibia

    Action: extension of lower leg
  11. Image Upload 15
    Vastus Medialis

    Origin: Linea aspera

    Insertion: patella

    Action: extension of lower leg
  12. Image Upload 16
    Vastus Intermedialis

    Origin: anterior and lateral surface of femur

    Insertion: patella

    Action: extension of lower leg
  13. Image Upload 17
    Sartorius

    Origin: anterior superior iliac spine

    Insertion: mideal surface of tibia

    Action: flex thigh
  14. Image Upload 18
    Gracilis

    Origin: pubic bone

    Insertion: medial surface of tibia

    Action: flexes thigh
  15. Image Upload 19
    Gastronemius

    Origin: medial and lateral condyles of femur

    Insertion: posterior surface of calcaneus

    action: plantar flexion
  16. Image Upload 20
    • Image Upload 21
    • soleus

    Origin: heads of fibula and tibia

    Insertion: posterior surface of calcaneus

    Action: platar flexion
  17. Image Upload 22
    Tibialis Anterior

    Origin: lateral condyle of tibia

    Insertion: medial cuniform

    Action: dorsiflexion
  18. Image Upload 23
    Tibialis Posterior

    origin: tibia

    insertion: cuniforms

    action: plantar flexion
Author
ID
146770
Card Set
LAB lower limb muscles
Description
LAB lower limb muscles
Updated
Show Answers