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Hip Muscles

KNH 244 Quiz 3 (Lower Extremities)

Sartorius - Origin ASIS (anterior superior illiac spine)
Sartorius - insertion pes anserine
Sartorius - function hip flexion
rectus femoris - origin AIIS (anterior inferior illiac spine)
rectus femoris - insertion tibial tuberosity
rectus femoris - function hip flexion
tensor fascia latae - origin ASIS (anterior superior illiac spine)
tensor fascia latae - insertion lateral tibial condyle
tensor fascia latae - action abduction, flexion
6 deep lateral rotators - origin Ant. sacrum, post. ischium and obturator foramen
6 deep lateral rotators - Insertion greater trochanter
6 deep lateral rotators - action ER
gluteus maximus - origin crest of illium
gluteus maximus - insertion fascia
gluteus maximus - action hip ext., lateral rot.
gluteus medius - origin just below crest of ilium
gluteus medius - insertion greater trochanter
gluteus medius - action abductor
gluteus minimus - origin lateral surface of ilium
gluteus minimus - insertion greater trochanter
gluteus minimus - action abduction
biceps femoris - origin ischial tuberosity
biceps femoris - insertion fibular head
biceps femoris - action hip ext.
semitendinosis - origin ischial tuberosity
semitendinosis - insertion pes anserine
semitendinosis - action hip ext.
semimembranosis - origin ischial tuberosity
semimembranosis - insertion post. med. tibial condyle
semimembranosis - action hip ext.
pectineus - origin anterior pubis
pectineus - insertion below lesser trochanter
pectineus - action adduction
adductor brevis - origin inferior ramus
adductor brevis - insertion 1/3 down linea aspera
adductor brevis - action adduction
adductor longus - origin inferior ramus
adductor longus -insertion mid 1/3 of linea aspera
adductor longus - action adduction
adductor magnus - origin (2) inferior ramus, ischial tuberosity
adductor magnus - insertion length of linea aspera
adductor magnus - action adduction
gracilis - origin inferior ramus
gracilis - insertion pes anserine
gracilis - action adduction
Created by: moodym



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