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Knee/Lower Leg/Ankle

KNH 244 Quiz 3 (Lower Extremities)

Vastus Lateralis - origin Intertrochanteric line
Vastus Lateralis - insertion Tibial Tuberosity
Vastus Lateralis - action Knee ext.
Vastus Intermedialis - origin upper 2/3 of femur
Vastus Intermedialis - insertion tibial tuberosity
Vastus Intermedialis - action knee ext.
Vastus Medialis - origin Linea aspera
Vastus Medialis - insertion tibial tuberosity
Vastus Medialis - action knee ext.
Gastronemius - origin posterior femoral condyles
Gastronemius - insertion calcaneus
Gastronemius - action knee flexion and plantar flexion
soleus - origin upper 1/3 posterior tibia/fibula
soleus - insertion calcaneus
soleus - action plantar flexion
tibialis posterior - origin post. lat. tibia and medial fibula
tibialis posterior - insertion navicular tuberosity
tibialis posterior - action plantar flex. and foot inversion
Tibialis Anterior - origin lat. tibial condyle
Tibialis Anterior - insertion Plantar surface of 1st metatarsal and cuneiform
Tibialis Anterior - action dorsiflexion/ foot eversion
Peroneus Longus - origin fibular head
Peroneus Longus - insertion lateral aspect of 1st metatarsal
Peroneus Longus - action plantar flexion / foot everion
Peroneus Brevis - origin distal 2/3 of lateral fibula
Peroneus Brevis -insertion base of 5th metatarsal
Peroneus Brevis - action plantar flexion / inversion
Peroneus Tertius - origin distal 1/3 of fibula
Peroneus Tertius - insertion dorsal surface of 5th metatarsal
Peroneus Tertius - action dorsiflexion / eversion
Created by: moodym



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