Hip Leg Model

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em8015
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Hip Leg Model
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2012-06-12 21:18:38
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  1. iliacus muscle
    • iliacus...ilium part of coxic bone
    • where leg connects to body
  2. psoas major muscle
    • psoas...loin
    • major...larger
    • by the iliacus muscle
  3. tensor fasciae latae muscle
    • on the side of the leg
    • connected to the gluteus medius
    • tensor...tensed
  4. gluteus maximus muscle
    BUTT!!!
  5. gluteus medius muscle
    • deep muscle...
    • under the gluteus maximus, above the gluteus minimus...hence the medius...middle
  6. gluteus minimus muscle
    • deep muscle...
    • underneath the gluteus medius muscle
    • minimus...smallest
    • and most bottom of the three gluteus muscles
  7. piriformis muscle
    • piriformis...pear shaped
    • deep muscle
    • more like triangular shaped than a pear
    • under gluteus maximus
  8. quadratus femoris muscle
    • deep muscle...
    • quadratus...four
    • square like shape...four corners
    • femoris...attached or close to the femur
    • under gluteus maximus
  9. sartorius muscle
    • sartorius...like a tailor
    • long muscle on leg
    • wraps around leg from one side to anterior medial side of knee
  10. rectus femoris muscle
    • rectus...straight/parallel
    • muscle with two white heads
    • femoris...ataches or close to the femur
  11. vastus medialis muscle
    • vastus...great
    • medialis...middle, medial side
    • more medial
  12. vastus lateralis muscle
    • vastus...great
    • lateralis...lateral
    • more lateral
  13. pectineus muscle
    • pectineus...comb like
    • deep muscle...
    • by pubic symphisis
    • next to blue vein
  14. adductor longus muscle
    • adductor...A motion that pulls a structure or part toward the midline of the body
    • longus...long
    • by the pectineus muscle
  15. gracilis muscle
    • gracilis...slender
    • medial side
    • long
  16. long head of biceps femoris muscle
    • superficial muscle...
    • back of thigh
    • lateral
  17. short head of biceps femoris muscle
    • deep muscle...
    • back of thigh
    • lateral
    • under the long head biceps femoris muscle
  18. semitendinosus muscle
    • superficial muscle...
    • back of thigh
    • medial
  19. semimembranous muscle
    • deep muscle...
    • back of thigh
    • medial
    • under the semitendinosus muscle
  20. tibialis anterior muscle
    • tibealis...tibia
    • anterior...front
    • lower leg
    • tibialis...by the tibia
  21. extensor digitorum longus muscle
    • extensor...extend toward posterior
    • the top of the goot in anatomical terms is posterior...so pull toward you
    • digitorum...fingers or toes, in this case toes
    • longus...long
  22. peron longus muscle
    • peron=fibula...toward fibula (skinny lower leg bone)
    • lateral...pinky side
    • longus...long
    • towards ankle
  23. peron brevis muscle
    • peron=fibula...toward fibula
    • lateral...pinky side
    • brevis...short
    • towards ankle
  24. gastrocnemius muscle
    • two heads...one structure
    • calve muscle
  25. soleus muscle
    • deep muscle...under gastrocnemius muscle
    • connects to tendon towards "soles"

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