Muscles & Function

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mathlover1
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Muscles & Function
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2010-11-26 14:54:12
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Anatomy muscle function
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List of Muscles & Functions for Anatomy (muscle as ?; fx as answer)
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  1. sternocleidomastoid
    rotates & flexes head
  2. trapezius
    extends head & neck
  3. pectoralis major
    flexes & helps adduct upper arms
  4. latissimus dorsi
    extends & helps adduct upper arm
  5. deltoid
    abducts upper arm
  6. biceps brachii
    flexes lower arm
  7. triceps brachii
    extends lower arm
  8. external oblique
    compresses abdomen
  9. rectus abdominis
    flexes trunk
  10. iliopsoas
    flexes thigh or trunk
  11. sartorius
    flexes thigh & rotates lower leg
  12. gluteus maximus
    extends thigh
  13. adductor longus
    gracilis
    pectineus
    ~~~(adductor group)
    adducts thigh (3)
  14. semimembranosus
    semitendinosus
    biceps femoris
    ~~~(hamstring group)
    flexes lower leg (3)
  15. rectus femoris
    vastus lateralis
    vastus medialus
    ~~~(quadriceps group)
    extends lower leg (3)
  16. tibialis anterior
    dorsiflexes foot
  17. gastrocnemius
    soleus
    plantar flexes foot (2)

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