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Quadriceps muscles

Rectus femoris, vastus lateralis, vastus intermedius, vastus medialis

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Hamstring muscles

Biceps femoris, semitendinosus, semimemranosus

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Iliopsoas (iliacus, psoas major and psoas minor)

Flexion and external rotation of the hip

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Rectus femoris

Flexion of the hip

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Gluteus maximus

Extension and external rotation (superior fibers: abduction) of the hip

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Biceps femoris

Extension, abduction, and slight external rotation of the hip

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Semitendinosus

Extension, adduction, and slight internal rotation of the hip

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Semimembranosus

Extension, adduction, and slight internal rotation of the hip

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Gluteus medius and minimus

All fibers preform abduction of the hip. The interior fibers internally rotate the hip and the posterior fibers externally irate the hip

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Adduction magnus

Adduction of the hip

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Adductor brevis and longus

Adduction of the hip

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Tensor fasciae latae

Flexion, abduction, and internal rotation of the hip

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Sartorius

Flexion and external rotation of the hip, flexion of the knee

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Pectineus

Flexion, adduction, and external rotation of the hip

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Gracilis

Adduction of the hip

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Deep external lateral rotators
•piriformis
•obturator internus
•obturator externus
•superior gemellus
•inferior gemellus
•quadratus femoris

External rotation of the hip