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1

Which spinal nerve(s) make up the lateral cutaneous nerve of the thigh?

L2, L3

2

Which spinal nerve(s) make up the femoral nerve?

L2, L3, L4

3

Which spinal nerve(s) make up the obturator nerve?

L2, L3, L4

4

Which spinal nerve(s) make up the superior gluteal nerve?

L4, L5, S1

5

Which spinal nerve(s) make up the sciatic nerve?

L4, L5, S1, S2, S3

6

Which spinal nerve(s) make up the inferior gluteal nerve?

L5, S1, S2

7

Which spinal nerve(s) make up the pudendal nerve?

S2, S3, S4

8

Which spinal nerve(s) make up the tibial nerve?

L4, L5, S1, S2, S3

9

Which spinal nerve(s) make up the common fibular nerve?

L4, L5, S1, S2

10

Which dermatome overlies the inguinal ligament?

L1

11

Which dermatome overlies the lateral side of the thigh?

L2

12

Which dermatome overlies the lower medial side of the thigh?

L3

13

Which dermatome overlies the medial side of the great toe?

L4

14

Which dermatome overlies the medial side of digit II?

L5

15

Which dermatome overlies the little toe?

S1

16

Which dermatome overlies the back of the thigh?

S2

17

Which dermatome overlies the gluteal fold?

S3

18

Which spinal nerve(s) are responsible for flexion of the hip?

L1, L2

19

Which spinal nerve(s) are responsible for extension of the knee?

L3, L4

20

Which spinal nerve(s) are responsible for flexion of the knee?

L5, S1, S2

21

Which spinal nerve(s) are responsible for plantar flexion of the foot?

S1, S2

22

Which spinal nerve(s) are responsible for adduction of the digits?

S2, S3

23

Where does the piriformis originate?

Sacrum

24

Where does the piriformis insert?

Greater trochanter

25

Where does the gluteus medius originate?

Gluteal surface of ilium

26

Where does the gluteus medius insert?

Greater trochanter

27

Where does the gluteus minimus originate?

Gluteal surface of the ilium

28

Where does the gluteus minimus insert?

Greater trochanter

29

Where does the tensor fasciae latae originate?

Iliac crest

30

Where does the tensor fasciae latae insert?

Iliotibial tract