Human Anatomy: Muscle Groups

Human Anatomy

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Muscle Function & Other Pertinent Medical Information
ORIGIN: Immediately below anterior superior iliac spine
INSERTION: Upper medial surface of shaft of tibia
ACTION: Flexes, abducts, laterally rotates thigh at hip. Flexes, medially rotates leg at knee
NERVE: Anterior division of femoral nerve (L3, 4)

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