Anatomy-Muscles

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Anatomy-Muscles
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2013-03-03 12:54:17
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    • Latissimus Dorsi
    • Spine to Xiphoid
    • Flex shoulder; advance body
    • External Abdominal Oblique
    • Downward
    • Arch back; assists in forced expiration and defecation
    • Internal Abdominal Oblique
    • Upward
    • Arch back; assists in forced expiration and defecation
  1. Transverse Abdominis
    • Straight across; inside
    • Arch back; assists in forced expiration and defecation
    • Trapezius
    • "V" Shape
    • Elevate the shoulder; draw it forward and backward
  2. Rectus Abdominis
    • Gray; straight along abdomen
    • Flex trunk; compress abdominal viscera
  3. Linea Alba
    Structure; midline
    • Iliocostalis
    • Ilium to ribs
    • Longissimus Dorsi
    • 2 muscles stuck together
  4. Infraspinatus
    • Beneath spine of scapula
    • Flex shoulder
  5. Supraspinatus
    • Sits above spine of scapula
    • Extend shoulder
    • Deep Pectoral
    • "V"
    • Adduct limb; flex shoulder
    • Brachiocephalicus
    • Triangular
    • Pull limb forward; flex neck laterally
    • Superficial Pectoral
    • Shoulder to shoulder
    • Adduct and advance limbĀ 
    • Deltoid
    • Rectangular, humerus to spine of scapula
    • Flex shoulder
  6. Long head of Triceps Brachii
    • Under arm; olecranon to scapula
    • Flex shoulder; extend elbow
  7. Lateral head of Triceps Brachii
    • Lateral of upper arm
    • Extend elbow
  8. Medial head of Triceps Brachii
    • Between long and lateral
    • Extend elbow
  9. Brachioradialis
    Along radius
  10. Biceps Brachii
    • Tubular; on top of humerus
    • Flex elbow; extend shoulder
  11. Superficial Digital Flexor
  12. Sartorius
    Flex hip and stifle
  13. Gracilis
    Adduct limb
  14. Gluteals
    Abduct limb
  15. Biceps Femoris
    • Back of leg; pelvis to tibial tuberosity
    • Extend hip; flex stifle
  16. Semitendinosus
    • Femur to back of tibia
    • Flex stifle
  17. Tensor Fasciae Latae
    Flex hip; extend stifle
  18. Rectus Femoris
    Extend stifle; flex hip
  19. Vastus Lateralis
    Extend stifle
  20. Vastus Medialis
    Extend stifle
  21. Vastus Intermedius
    Extend stifle
  22. Semimembranosus
    Extend hip; flex or extend stifle
  23. Gastrocnemius
    Flex stifle; extend tarsus
    • PASS
    • 4-Pectineus
    • 3-Adductor
    • 2-Semimembranosus
    • 1-Semitendinosus

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