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Muscles in the Anterior compartment

Psoas Major
Iliacus
Vastus Medialis
Vastus Intermedius
Vastus Lateralis
Rectus Femoris
Sartorius

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Origin of Psoas Major

Posterior Abdominal Wall
T12-L5

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Insertion of Psoas Major

Lesser Trochanter of Femur as common iliopsoas tendon

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Innervation of Psoas Major

Anterior Rami of L1-L3

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Function of Psoas Major

Flexion of Thigh

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Origin of Iliacus

Iliac Fossa

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Insertion of Iliacus

Lesser Trochanter of Femur as common iliopsoas tendon

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Innervation of Iliacus

Femoral Nerve (L2-L3)

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Muscles belonging to Quadriceps Femoris group

Vastus Medialis
Vastus Lateralis
Vastus Intermedius
Rectus Femoris

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Origin of Vastus Medialis

Greater Trochanter and Intertrochanteric line

Gluteal Tuberosity

Medial lip of Linea Aspera

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Insertion of Vastus Medialis

Quadriceps tendon
Medial Patella

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Innervation of muscles in Quadriceps Group

Femoral Nerve (L2-L4)

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Function of Vastus Medialis

Extension at Knee Joint

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Origin of Vastus Intermedius

Upper 2/3 Femur

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Insertion of Vastus Intermedius

Quadriceps Femoris tendon
Lateral Patella
Lateral Tibial Condyle

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Function of Vastus Intermedius

Extension at Knee Joint

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Origin of Vastus Lateralis

Greater Trochanter and Intertrochanteric line

Gluteal Tuberosity

Lateral lip of Linea Aspera

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Insertion of Vastus Lateralis

Quadriceps Femoris tendon
Lateral Patella

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Function of Vastus Lateralis

Extension at Knee Joint

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Origin of Rectus Femoris

Straight Head: AIIS

Reflected Head: Ilium (superior to Acetabulum)

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Insertion of Rectus Femoris

Quadriceps Femoris Tendon

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Function of Rectus Femoris

Flexion at Hip Joint

Extension at Knee Joint

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Origin of Sartorius

ASIS

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Insertion of Sartorius

Medial Tibia as Pes Anserinus tendon anteromedially

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Innervation of Sartorius

Femoral Nerve (L2-L3)

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Function of Sartorius

Flexion at hip and knee joints