Muscles of hip, thigh

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Muscles of hip, thigh
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2015-10-14 21:27:51
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  1. psoas major
    a-flexes thigh at hip, vertebral column
  2. iliacus
    a-flexes thigh at hip
  3. gluteus maximus
    • a-extends thigh at hip
    • o-iliac crest, sacrum, coccyx, and aponeurosis of the lumbar region
    • i-gluteal tuberosity of femur and iliotibial tract
  4. gluteus medius
    a-abducts thigh at hip
  5. tensor fasciae latae
    a-abducts thigh at hip
  6. sartorius
    • longest muscle
    • a-flexes thigh at hip, flexes leg at knee, laterally rotates thigh at hip
  7. rectus femoris
    • a-extends leg at knee, flexes thigh at hip
    • o-anterior inferior iliac spine and sup. lip of acetabulum
    • i-patella
  8. vastus medialis
    • a-extends leg at knee
    • o-medial surface and linea aspera of femur
    • i-patella
  9. vastus lateralis
    • a-extends leg at knee
    • o-lateral surface and linea aspera of femur
    • i-patella
  10. vastus intermedius
    • a-extends leg at knee
    • o-anterolateral surface and linea aspera of femur
    • i-patella
  11. adductor longus
    a-adducts thigh at hip
  12. adductor magnus
    a-adducts thigh at hip
  13. gracilis
    a-adducts thigh at hip
  14. semitendinosus
    a-flexes leg at knee;medially rotates thigh at hip
  15. semimembranosus
    a-flexes leg at knee;medially rotates thigh at hip
  16. biceps femoris
    a-flexes leg at knee;laterally rotates thigh at hip

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