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thigh muscles

Anterior: iliopsoas, quadriceps (rectus femoris, vastus intermedius, vastus lateralis, and vastus medius), and sartorius muscles. Medial: adductor brevis, adductor longus, adductor magnus, gracilis, and pectineus muscles. Gluteal region: gemelli, gluteus maximus, gluteus medius, gluteus minimus, obturator externus, obturator, internus, piriformis, quadratus femoris, and tensor fasciae lata muscles. Posterior: biceps femoris, semimembranosus, and semitendinosus muscles.
See: leg for illus. (Muscles of the leg)
See also: muscle
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05) was found in the breast and thigh muscles of the capons than in muscles of the intact birds.
The percent change in thigh muscle volume tended to correlate with the percent change in lower leg muscle volume (r = 0.
This painful condition includes aches or cramps in the calf, buttock, or thigh muscles that occur when patients walk or exercise and stop when they rest.
Shear force values of breast and thigh muscles of broilers fed diets containing ALC were significantly affected (linear effect, p<0.
Farmar and freshman wing Josh Shipp both missed a week of individual workouts because of strained thigh muscles, but each are ready for the first practice.
It is done as a stretch and it elongates the inner thigh muscles and improves balance.
have implanted thin slices of thymus tissue into the thigh muscles of 2-to-4-month-old babies with DiGeorge syndrome.
Women usually experience this problem more because their thigh muscles lean toward their knees at a greater angle than in men, who have a narrower pelvic region.
Before the women in our study started weight training, it took on the average about 65 to 70 percent of the maximum strength in their thigh muscles to be able to stand from a chair.
Exercise these thigh muscles using isometric leg extensions.
My thigh muscles are kind of big, but they don't look fat.