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What is an action of the gluteus medius?
Abduction of the hip
What is the origin of the gluteus medius?
Gluteal surface of the ilium between the iliac crest and the posterior and anterior gluteal lines.
what is an action of the gluteus medius?
abduct the hip
what is the origin of the gluteus medius?
gluteal surface of the ilium between the iliac crest and the posterior and anterior gluteal lines
what is the insertion of the gluteus medius?
greater trochanter
what is an action of the gluteus minimus?
abduct the hip
what is the origin of the gluteus minimus?
gluteal surface of the ilium between the anterior and inferior gluteal lines
what is the insertion of the gluteus minimus?
anterior border of the greater trochanter
what is an action of the adductor magnus?
adduct the hip
what is the origin of the adductor magnus?
inferior ramus of pubis, ramus of ischium and ischial tuberosity
what is the insertion of the adductor magnus?
midial lip of linea aspera and the adductor tubercle
what is an action of the adductor longus?
adduct the hip
what is the origin of the adductor longus?
pubic tubercle
what is the insertion of the adductor longus?
medial lip of linea aspera
what is an action of the adductor brevis?
adduct the hip
what is the origin of the adductor brevis?
inferior ramus of pubis
what is the insertion of the adductor brevis?
pectineal line and medial lip of linea aspera
what is an action of the pectineus?
adduct the hip