Thigh- Anterior

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Thigh- Anterior
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2012-10-29 14:02:52
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Thigh- Anterior
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  1. Counterpart Illiopsoas (2)
    • Illiopsoas
    • Psoas muscle
  2. Origin Illiopsoas (3)
    • Iliac fossa and crest
    • Lateral sacrum
    • Transverse processes of T12 and lumbar vertebrae
  3. Insertion Illiopsoas (1)
    Lesser trochanter of femur
  4. Function Illiopsoas (3)
    • Flex trunk on thigh
    • Flex thigh
    • Lateral flexion of vertebral column
  5. Origin Pectineus (1)
    Pubis
  6. Insertion Pectineus (1)
    Proximal end of femur just under lesser trochanter
  7. Function Pectineus (1)
    Adducts, flexes and medially rotates thigh
  8. Origin Sartorius (1)
    Anterior superior iliac spine
  9. Insertion Sartorius (1)
    Medial aspect of proximal tibia
  10. Function Sartorius (2)
    • Flexes, abducts and lateral rotation of thigh
    • Flexes knee
  11. Origin Adductor longus (1)
    Pubis
  12. Insertion Adductor longus (1)
    Linea aspera
  13. Function Adductor longus (1)
    Adduct, medially rotate and flex thigh
  14. Counterpart Adductor femoris (2)
    Adductor magnus and brevis
  15. Origin Adductor magnus (2)
    • Ischial and pubic rami
    • Ischial tuberosity
  16. Origin Adductor brevis
    Pubis
  17. Insertion Adductor magnus (2)
    • Gluteal tuberosity
    • Linea aspera
  18. Insertion Adductor brevis (1)
    Linea aspera
  19. Function Adductor femoris, magnus, brevis (1)
    Adduct, medial rotate and flex thigh
  20. Origin Gracilis (2)
    • Inferior ramus
    • Body of pubis
  21. Insertion Gracilis (1)
    Medial surface of tibia
  22. Function Gracilis (2)
    • Adducts thigh
    • Flexes and medially rotates leg
  23. Origin Semitendinosus (1)
    Ischial tuberosity
  24. Insertion Semitendinosus (1)
    Medial tibial shaft
  25. Function Semitendinosus (3)
    • Extends thigh
    • Flexes knee
    • Medially rotates leg
  26. Origin semimembranosus (1)
    Ischial tuberosity
  27. Insertion semimembranosus (2)
    • Medial condyle of tibia
    • Lateral condyle of femur
  28. Function semimembranosus (3)
    • Extends thigh
    • Flexes knee
    • Medially rotates leg

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