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The pectineus muscle is a muscle in the inner thigh, by the femur. A top-down view of skeletal muscle Muscle is a contractile form of tissue. ... Diagram of the human thigh bone In humans the thigh is the area between the pelvis and buttocks and the knee. ... Anterior view of the femur The femur or thigh bone is the longest (length), largest (volume) and strongest (mechanical ability to resist deformity) bone of the human body. ...


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The pectineus muscle is a flat, quadrangular muscle, situated at the anterior part of the upper and medial aspect of the thigh.
LEG: anterior compartment: tibialis anterior - extensor hallucis longus - extensor digitorum longus - fibularis tertius
How does the spindle shape of muscle cells relates to what happens when you contrast a muscle in...
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...margin of the fossa is continuous with the superficial portion; traced upward, it covers the Pectineus, Adductor longus, and Gracilis, and, passing behind the sheath...
...front of the Obturator externus and descends in front of the Adductor brevis, and behind the Pectineus and Adductor longus; at the lower border of the latter muscle...
It distributes branches to the Obturator externus, Pectineus, Adductores, and Gracilis, and anastomoses with the posterior...
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