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STUDY GUIDES MUSCLES OF THE PELVIS & LEG

 

Muscles the Pelvic Floor

Urogenital Diaphragm

Pelvic Diaphragm

Urogenital Diaphragm

Pelvic Diaphragm
 

GLUTEAL MUSCLES

Gluteus Medius

Gluteus Maximus

Gluteus Minimus

Thigh Abductor

Thigh Extensor

Thigh Abductor

Gluteal muscles

 

Muscles That Cross The Hip Joints

Thigh Flexors

Thigh Extenders

Iliopsoas

Gluteus Maximus

Psoas Major

Iliacus

Thigh flexors

gluteal muslces

Sartorius

Saitorius

Muscles That Cross The Hip Joints

Thigh Adductors

Thigh Abductor

Adductor longus

Adductor magnus

Gluteus medius

Gluteus minimus

Thigh Adductors

Thigh Abbductors

Gracilis  Sartorius
Gracilis

sartorius

 

tensor fasciae latae

iliotibial tract

tensor fasciae latae

http://www.rad.washington.edubody/tensor-fascia-lata

 

Muscles Cross in the Knee and Hip Joints

Knee Extensor

Quadriceps Femoris

Rectus femoris

quadriceps femoris

Vastus lateralis

Vastus medialis

Vastus intermedius

Patellar Tendon & Ligament

 

Muscles Crossing the Hip & Knee Joints

Thigh Extenders and Knee Flexors

2 Semi's go together, Semimembranosus and Semitendonosus.
The Membranosus is Medial so  Semitendonosus is also medial.
Therefore, Biceps Femoris has to be lateral.

Hamstrings:

Biceps femoris

Hamstrings

Semitendinous

Tendonosus is on Top

Semimembranosus

 

Muscles Crossing the Ankle & Foot

Anterior

Posterior

Tibialis anterior

Gastrocnemius

tinialis anterior

gastrocnemius

Extensor digitorum longus

Soleus

extensor digitorum longus

soleus

Calcaneal Tendon