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Anterior Thigh

Nerves, Blood supply, Origin, Insertion

Sartorius N Femoral n L2,L3
Sartorius BS SUperior - Superficial circumflex iliac, femoral, profunda femoris, and lateral circumflex femoral aa Middle - Femoral a Inf - Femoral and descending
Sartorius O Anterior superior iliac spine and upper 1/2 of notch below
Sartorius I Proximal medial surface of tibia
Rectus femoris N Femoral n L2-L4
Rectus femoris BS Femoral a
Rectus femoris O Straight head - Anterior inferior iliac spine Reflected head - Groove above acetabulum and fibrous hip joint capsule
Rectus femoris I Tendon to base of patella
Vastus medialias N Femoral n L2-L4
Vastus medialias BS Femoral a
Vastus medialias O 1. Lower part of intertrochanteric line 2. Spiral line and medial lip of linea aspera 3. Proximal part of medial supracondylar line
Vastus medialias I Aponeurosis to medial border of patella and below medial condyle of tibia
Vastus Lateralis N Femoral n L2-L4
Vastus Lateralis BS Inferior medial- Femoral a Superior medial - lateral circumflex femoral LAteral - Perforating branch of profunda femoris
Vastus Lateralis O Upper part of intertrochanteric line; Anterior and inferior borders of greater trochanter; lateral lip of gluteal tuberosity; proximal 1/2 of laeral lip of linea aspera
Vastus Lateralis I Tendon to base and lateral border of patella
Vastus Intermedius N Femoral n. L2-L4
Vastus Intermedius BS Lateral - femoral a Medial - profunda femoris a
Vastus Intermedius O Anterior and lateral surfaces of upper 2/3 of femoral shaft
Vastus Intermedius I Aponeurosis to lateral border of patella and lateral condyle of tibia
Articularis Genu N Femoral n L2-L4
Articularis Genu BS Anastomic network deep to vastus intermedius
Articularis Genu O Anterior surface of lower part of femoral shaft
Articularis Genu I Proximal reflection of synovial membrane of knee joint
Created by: PippaODU