Muscles: Thigh part 1

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edeleon
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286718
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Muscles: Thigh part 1
Updated:
2014-11-12 01:19:00
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thigh muscle
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Lab practical 3
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thigh muscle origin, insertion, actioni
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  1. Sartorius: origin, insertion, action?
    • origin: ASIS
    • insertion: medial proximal tibia
    • action: hip flexion, knee flexion, hip lateral rotation, hipp abduction
  2. rectus femoris: origin, insertion, action?
    • origin: AIIS
    • insertion: tibial tuberosity
    • action hip flexion, knee extension
  3. vastus lateralis: origin, insertion, action?
    • origin: linea aspera
    • insertion: tibial tuberosity
    • actioin: knee extension
  4. vastus medialis: origin, insertion, action?
    • origin: linea aspera
    • insertion: tibial tuberosity
    • action: knee extension
  5. vastus intermedius: origin, insertion, origin?
    • origin: ant and lat surface of femur
    • insertion: tibial tuberosity
    • action: knee extension
  6. Biceps femoris: origin, insertion, action?
    • origin: long head (ischial tuberosity), short head (linea aspera)
    • insertion: head of fibula
    • action: hip extension(long), knee flexion
  7. Semimebraneous: origin, insertion, action?
    • origin: ischial tuberosity
    • insertion: medial condyle of tibia
    • action: hip extension, knee flexion
  8. semitendinosus: origin, insertion, action?
    • origin: ischial tuberosity
    • insertion: medial proximal tibia
    • action: hip extension, knee flexion
  9. adductor magnus: origin, insertion, action?
    • origin: ischiopubic ramus & ischial tuberosity
    • insertion: adductor tubercle & linea aspera
    • action: hip adduction
  10. adductor longus: origin, insertion, action
    • origin: ischiopubic ramus
    • insertion: linea aspera
    • action: hip adduction
  11. adductor brevis: origin, insertion, action
    • origin: ischipubic ramus
    • insertion: linea aspera
    • action: hip adduction
  12. gracilis: origin, insertion, action
    • origin: ischiopubic ramus
    • insertion: medial proximal tibia
    • action: hip adduction

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