adductor muscles

Adductor Magnus :Origin,Insertion, Action & Nerve Supply

Adductor Magnus: The Adductor Magnus’ muscle is the largest muscle in the medial compartment of the thigh. It lies posteriorly to the other muscles.The muscle divided into two parts; the adductor part, and the hamstring[...]

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deltoid muscle

Deltoid: Origin, Insertion, Action & Nerve Supply

Deltoid: The deltoid is a thick muscle that covers the shoulder. The deltoid muscle is separated into three parts -an anterior, middle and posterior part.

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adductor of thigh muscles

Quadriceps Femoris: Origin, Insertion, Action & Nerve Supply

Quadriceps Femoris: The quadriceps femoris muscle consists of four individual muscles, three vastus muscles and a rectus femoris muscle. They form a main bulk of the thigh, and collectively they are one of the most[...]

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Musculocutaneous Nerve

Musculocutaneous Nerve:Course,Motor,Sensory & Common Injuries

Musculocutaneous Nerve: The musculocutaneous nerve is responsible for bending/flexing our elbows. Tasks such as lifting a cup and brushing our teeth. The word musculocutaneous-‘Musculo’ implies its role in innervating muscles (motor part), and ‘cutaneous’ i.e.[...]

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adductor of thigh muscles

Iliopsoas: Origin, Insertion, Action & Nerve Supply

Iliopsoas: The iliopsoas muscle is actually two muscles, the psoas major and the iliacus muscle. They originate in different areas, but come together to form a tendon, and commonly referred to as one muscle.

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Axillary Nerve

Axillary Nerve:Course,Motor,Sensory & Common Injuries

Axillary Nerve: The axillary nerve is a major peripheral nerve of the human body, that arises from the brachial plexus (upper trunk, posterior division, posterior cord) at the level of the axilla. Spinal roots: C5[...]

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adductor of thigh muscles

Thigh Muscles: Origin, Insertion, Action & Nerve Supply

The thigh muscle can be split into three sections: AnteriorCompartment Medial Compartment PosteriorCompartment

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Teres Minor

Teres Minor Muscle: Origin, Insertion, Nerve Supply & Action

Teres Minor Muscle: Teres minor muscle is a narrow, elongated muscle of the rotator cuff.

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subscapularis muscle tear

Subscapularis Muscle: Origin, Insertion, Nerve Supply & Action

Subscapularis Muscle: The subscapularis muscle is a large triangular muscle that fills the subscapular fossa and inserts into the lesser tubercle of the humerus.

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sensory of the Median Nerve

Median Nerve:Course,Motor,Sensory & Common Injuries

Median Nerve: The median nerve originates from lateral and medial cords of the brachial plexus Lateral root arises from the anterior divisions of superior and middle trunks, has contributions from ventral roots of C5-C7 Medial[...]

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