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56 Cards in this Set

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Flexes humerus
pectoralis major
Extends humerus
teres major, latissimus dorsi
Adducts humerus
Abducts humerus
deltoid, supraspinatus
Laterally rotates humerus
infraspinatus, teres minor
Medially rotates humerus
Flexes forearm
biceps brachii, brachialis, brachioradialis
Extends forearm
anconeus, triceps
Pronates forearm
pronator quadratus, pronator teres
Supinates forearm
supinator, biceps brachii
Flexes hand
flexor carpi radialis, flexor carpi ulnaris, palmaris longus
Extends hand
extensor carpi radialis, extensor carpi ulnaris
Flexes fingers
flexor digitorum superficialis, flexor digitorum profundus
Extends fingers
extensor digitorum
Extends femur
gluteus maximus
Flexes femur
pectineus, illacus, psoas major,tensor fasciae latae
Abducts femur
gluteus medius, gluteus minimus
Adducts femur
adductor brevis, adductor longus, adductor magnus
Laterally rotates femur
obturator, piriformis, gemelli, quadratus femoris
Medially rotates femur
gluteus medius, gluteus minimus
Flexes leg
gracilis, biceps femoris, semimembranosus, semitendinosus, sartorius
Extends leg
recus femoris, vastus intermedius, vastus lateralis, vastus medialis
Medially rotates leg
Dorsiflexes foot
tibialis anterior
Plantar flexes foot
gastrocnemius, peroneus brevis, peroneus longus, plantaris, soleus
Extends spine
erector spinae, semmispinalis, multifidus
Extends head
splenius capitis, splenius cervicis
Flexes spine
quadratus lumborum
Elevates ribs
scalenes, external intercostals
Depresses ribs
internal intercostals, transversus thoracis, rectus abdominis
Compresses abdomen
external oblique, internal oblique, transversus abdominis
Compresses cheeks
Elevates lower lip
Purses lips
Orbicularis oris
Elevates corner of mouth
Zygomaticus major
Elevates upper lip
Zygomaticus minor
Open upper eyelid
Levator palpebrae
Closes eye
Orbicularis oculi
Raises eyebrow
Tenses scalp
Opens mouth, tenses neck
Eye looks up and medially
Inferior oblique
Eye looks down and medially
Superior oblique
Eye looks laterally
Lateral rectus
Eye looks medially
medial rectus
Eye looks up
Superior rectus
Eye looks down
Inferior rectus
Closes jaw
Masseter, Temporalis
Closes jaw, moves jaw side to side
Medial pterygoids
Opens jaw, moves jaw side to side
Lateral pterygoids
Opens jaw
Opens jaw, pulls hyoid bone superiorly
Elevates floor of mouth
Pulls larynx and hyoid inferiorly
Omohyoid, Sternohyoid, Sternothyroid
Elevates larynx
Stylohoid, Thyrohyoid
Flexes neck