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Human Anatomy: Muscle Groups


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Muscle Function & Other Pertinent Medical Information
- RECTUS ABDOMINIS -
ORIGIN: Pubic crest and pubic symphysis
INSERTION: 5, 6, 7 costal cartilages, medial inferiorcostal margin and posterior aspect of xiphoid
ACTION: Flexes trunk, assists forced expiration and raise intra-abdominal pressure
NERVE: Anterior primary rami (T7-12)






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