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Flashcards in Lower Limb and Gluteal Region Deck (10)
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1

Inferior Gluteal Nerve

L5, S1 & S2

2

Superior Gluteal Nerve

L5, S1 & S2

3

Sciatic Nerve
(largest nerve in body!)

L4-S3 (lumbo-sacral plexus)

4

Pudendal Nerve

S2, S3, S4

5

Posterior Cutaneous nerve of thigh
(aka posterior femoral cutaneous nerve)

S1-S3

6

Spinal cord ends at which vertebral level?

L1/L2

7

Femoral nerve

L2-L4

8

Obturator Nerve

L2-L4

9

Anterior cutaneous nerve of thigh

L2-L4

10

Lateral cutaenous nerve of thigh

L2-L3