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TRICEPS SURAE-GASTROCNEMIUS

Anatomy-Lower Limb

TRICEPS SURAE-GASTROCNEMIUS

1. O: lateral head - proximal to the lateral femoral condyle. Medial head - proximal to the medial femoral condyle.
2. I: join the soleal tendon to insert into the tuber calcanei.
3. NS: tibital n.
4. A: plantar flexion of foot; assists flexion of 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: Dr. Johannes Sobotta [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons [Accessed 13 Apr. 2019].

Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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