lower limb part 2

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  1. most muscles that move the femur originate on the _______ and insert on the ______
    • pelvic girdle
    • femur
  2. most muscles that move the leg originate on the ________ and insert on the ________
    • pelvic girdle/femur
    • tibia/ fibula
  3. what is the movement of the muscles in the medial compartment of the thigh?
    adduct femur at hip joint
  4. what is the movement of the anterior compartment of the thigh?
    extend the knee ( flex the hip)
  5. what is the movement of the posterior compartment of the thigh?
    flex the knee ( extend hip)
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Naheer
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lower limb part 2
Updated:
2010-12-10 00:43:34
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anatomy
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lower limb
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