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Flashcards in Lower Limb Muscles Deck (19):
1

Adductor longus

Adduction and flexion of hip

2

Adductor magnus

Adduction, flexion, and extension of the hip

3

Biceps femoris

Flexion of knee and extension of hip

4

Extensor digitorum longus

Extension of toes

5

Fibularis (perineus) longus

Plantar flexion and eversion

6

Gastrocnemius

Plantar flexion

7

Gluteus Maximus

Extension of hip

8

Gracilis

Adduction and flexion of hip

9

Iliopsoas

Flexion of hip

10

Rectus femoris

Extension of knee and flexes hip

11

Sartorius

Flexion and abduction of hip

12

Semimembranosus

Felxion of knee

13

Semitendinosus

Flexion of knee

14

Soleus

Plantar flexion

15

Tensor fascia Lata

Abduction and flexion of hip

16

Tibialis anterior

Dorsiflexion

17

Vastus intermedius

Extension of knee

18

Vastus lateralis

Extension of knee

19

Vastus medialis

Extension of knee