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Muscles

Leg Muscles

Muscles of the leg include muscles of the thigh and foot. Leg muscles functions to perform all the motions and movements of the lower limb like standing, running, dancing etc. Leg muscles can be divided into 3 compartments: Anterior compartment, posterior compartment and lateral compartment. Muscles of

Quadriceps Femoris

Quadriceps Femoris is a muscle and is thus referred to as because it is composed of 4 parts: rectus femoris, vastus lateralis, vastus medialis, and vastus intermedius. It’s supplied by the femoral nerve. It creates the majority of the mass on the anterior aspect of the thigh

Muscles of The Foot

The point of origin and insertion of Muscles of the foot as follows: The extensor digitorum brevis and extensor halluces brevis on the dorsal aspect of the foot or Dosrum of the foot; All the other muscles viz -the dorsal and plantar interossei, flexor digiti minimi brevis,

Gastrocnemius (Triceps Surae)

The gastrocnemius muscle is a part of the superficial flexors of the leg and it is one of the largest and the most superficial among muscle among the muscles of the posterior compartment in calves. It emerges from two a lateral and a medial head. Origin It

Flexor Digitorum Longus

  Flexor digitorum longus muscle is a bipennate muscle which occurs through both bones of the leg. Its tibial origin is through the posterior side of the bone below the soleal line, however, because of the inter-muscular septa in this region, it can also be revealed to

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