A&P muscles by Action

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A&P muscles by Action
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2013-10-20 22:04:06
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Muscles sorted by action
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  1. 3 Adduct the forelimb
    • 1. Descending Superficial Pectoral
    • 2. Transverse Superficial Pectoral
    • 3. Deep Pectoral
  2. 1 Pulls the forelimb forward
    Brachiocepalicus
  3. 3 Pulls the head & neck laterally
    • 1. Brachiocephalicus
    • 2. Omotransversarius
    • 3. Sternocephalicus
  4. 2 Pulls forelimb caudally
    • 1. Deep Pectoral
    • 2. Latissimus Dorsi
  5. 2 Extends shoulder
    • 1. Brachiocephalicus
    • 2. Biceps Brachii
  6. 1. Elevate AND abduct the Forelimb
    Trapezius
  7. 3 Flexes shoulder joint
    • 1. Latissimus Dorsi
    • 2. Deltoids
    • 3. Infraspinatous
  8. 1 Elevate Forelimb
    Rhomboideus
  9. 1 Advances Forelimb
    Omotransversarius
  10. 1 Supports Trunk
    Serratus Ventralis
  11. 2 Elevates mandible
    • 1. Masseter
    • 2. Temporalis
  12. 1 Extends the shoulder joint
    Supraspinatous
  13. 1 Abducts limb @ shoulder
    - Infraspinatus
  14. 1 Adducts limb @ shoulder
    - Subscapularis
  15. 2 Flexes shoulder
    • 1. Teres Major
    • 2. Triceps Brachii
  16. 2 Flexes Elbow
    • 1. Biceps Brachii
    • 2. Brachialis
  17. 1 Extend Elbow
    Triceps brachii
  18. 3 Abduct Hind limb
    • 1. Superficial gluteal muscle
    • 2. Middle gluteal muscle
    • 3. Deep gluteal muscle
  19. 3 Adduct hind limb
    • 1. Gracilis
    • 2. Pectineus
    • 3. Adductor
  20. 7 Extend hip
    • 1. Superficial gluteal
    • 2. Middle gluteal
    • 3. Deep gluteal
    • 4. Biceps femoris
    • 5. semimembranosus
    • 6. semitendenosus
    • 7. Adductor
  21. 3 Flexes hip
    • 1. Tensor Fascia Latae
    • 2. Sartorius
    • 3. Quadriceps femoris
  22. 4 Extend stifle
    • 1. Tensor fascia latae
    • 2. Sartorius
    • 3. Quadriceps femoris
    • 4. Long digital Extensor muscle
  23. 5 Flex stifle
    • 1. Biceps femoris
    • 2. Semitendenosus
    • 3. Gracilis
    • 4. Gastrocnemius
    • 5. Popliteus
  24. 2 Extend tarsus
    • 1. Gastrocnemius
    • 2. Deep Digital Flexor
  25. 3 Flexes tarsal joint
    • 1. Cranial tibial muscle
    • 2. Long digital Extensor
    • 3. Peroneus Longus
  26. 4 Flexes vertebral column
    • 1. External Abdominal oblique
    • 2. Internal Abdominal oblique
    • 3. Transversus Abdominis
    • 4. Rectus Abdominis

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