Adductor magnus muscle :-

Adductor magnus muscle :- Muscle details :- a large triangular muscle, situated on the medial side of the thigh. Origin :- Anterior: Inferior pubic ramus and the ramus of the ischium -Posterior: Inferolateral aspect of the ischial tuberosity . Insertion :- Anterior: Medial margin of the gluteal tuberosity of the… Continue reading

Adductor brevis muscle :-

Adductor brevis muscle :- Muscle details :- the thigh situated immediately deep to the pectineus and adductor longus. It belongs to the adductor muscle group. Origin :- Inferior ramus and body of the pubis . Insertion :- Along a line from the lesser trochanter to the linea aspera, the upper… Continue reading

Vastus intermedius muscle :-

Vastus intermedius muscle :- Muscle details :- arises from the front and lateral surfaces of the body of the femur in its upper two-thirds, sitting under the rectus femoris muscle and from the lower part of the lateral intermuscular septum. Its fibers end in a superficial aponeurosis, which forms the… Continue reading

Vastus medialis muscle :-

Vastus medialis muscle :- Muscle details :- an extensor muscle located medially in the thigh that extends the knee. The vastus medialis is part of the quadriceps muscle group. Origin :- Lower part of the intertrochanteric line, along the spiral line to the medial lip of the linea aspera and… Continue reading

Vastus lateralis muscle :-

Vastus lateralis muscle :- Muscle details :- an extensor muscle located medially in the thigh that extends the knee. The vastus medialis is part of the quadriceps muscle group . Origin :- Upper aspect of the intertrochanteric line, base of the greater trochanter and onto its anterior surface, from the… Continue reading

Rectus femoris muscle :-

Quadriceps femoris muscle :- Rectus femoris muscle :- Muscle details :- The rectus femoris is situated in the middle of the front of the thigh; it is fusiform in shape, and its superficial fibers are arranged in a bipenniform manner, the deep fibers running straight (Latin: rectus) down to the… Continue reading

Sartorius muscle :-

Sartorius muscle :- Muscle details :- the longest muscle in the entire human body.The sartorius muscle arises from the anterior superior iliac spine on the lateral edge of the hip bone. Origin :- Inferior portion of the anterior superior iliac spine . Insertion :- Proximal part of the medial surface… Continue reading