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ANTERIOR COMPARTMENT OF THIGH-VASTUS MEDIALIS

Anatomy-Lower Limb

ANTERIOR COMPARTMENT OF THIGH-VASTUS MEDIALIS

1. O: intertrochanteric line + medial lip of the linea aspera.
2. I: medial border of patella (important for patellar stability) + base of patella + tibial tuberosity via patella tendon.
3. NS: posterior branch of femoral n.
4. A: extends the knee.



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REFERENCES

1. Mcminn. (2003). Last's Anatomy. Elsevier Australia. ISBN:0729537528. Read it at Google Books - Find it at Amazon
2. Netter, F. H. (2019). Atlas of human anatomy. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.
3. Image: Gray, Henry. Anatomy of the Human Body. Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 1918; Bartleby.com, 2000. www.bartleby.com/107/ [Accessed 14 Apr. 2019].

Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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