Human Anatomy: Muscle Groups

Human Anatomy

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Muscle Function & Other Pertinent Medical Information
ORIGIN: Lateral border of ischial tuberosity
INSERTION: Quadrate tubercle of femur and a vertical line below this to the level of lesser trocanter
ACTION: laterally rotates and stabilizes hip
NERVE: Nerve to quadratus femoris (L4, 5, S1)

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