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Flashcards in Posterior Muscles of Thigh Deck (10):
1

Muscles in Posterior Compartment of Thigh

Biceps Femoris
Semitendinosus
Semimembranosus

2

Common Innervation of Posterior Compartment

Sciatic Nerve
(L5-S2)

3

Origin of Biceps Femoris

Ischial Tuberosity (Long Head)

Linea Aspera (Short Head)

4

Insertion of Biceps Femoris

Head of Fibula

5

Function of Biceps Femoris

Extension/Lateral Rotation at hip

Flexion/Lateral Rotation at Knee

6

Function of Semitendinosus and Semimembranosus muscles?

Extension/Medial Rotation at hip

Flexion/Medial Rotation at knee

7

Origin of Semitendinosus

Ischial Tuberosity

8

Insertion of Semitendinosus

Proximal Tibia as Pes Anserinus Tendon
(Medially)

9

Origin of Semimembranosus

Ischial Tuberosity

10

Insertion of Semimembranosus

Medial Tibial Condyle, posterior part