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1

What are the muscles in the anterior compartment of the thigh? [5]

rectus femoris, vastus intermedius, vastus lateralis, vastus medialis, sartorius

2

What is the action of the anterior compartment of the thigh?

Flex hip, extend knee

3

What are the muscles in the medial compartment of the thigh? [4]

adductor longus, adductor brevis, adductor magnus, gracilis

4

What are the muscles in the posterior compartment of the thigh? [3]

biceps femoris (long/short), semimembranosis, semitendinonsis

5

A: anterior compartment of the thigh

hip flexion, knee extension

6

N: anterior compartment of the thigh

femoral nerve

7

B: anterior compartment of the thigh

femoral artery

8

A: medial compartment of the thigh

adduction and medial rotation of thigh

9

N: medial compartment of the thigh

obturator nerve

10

B: medial compartment of the thigh

obturator artery