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AnP The Compartments
Lower Compartment Muscles
What 5 muscles are located in the anterior compartment of the THIGH?
Sartorius, Rectus Femoris, Vastus Medialis, Vastus Lateralis, Vastus Intermedius
What nerve innervates the anterior compartment of the thigh?
What muscles are in the anterior compartment of the LEG?
Tibialis Anterior, Extensor Digitorum Longus, Extensor Hallucus Longus, Fibularis (peroneus) Tertius
*Tom Dick And Harry
What nerves innervate the anterior compartment of the LEG?
Deep Fibular Nerve
What 3 muscles comprise the hamstrings aka Posterior compartment of the thigh?
Biceps Femoris, Semitendinosus, Semimembranosus
What nerve innervates the hamstring/posterior compartment?
What 4 muscles are located in the medial compartment of the thigh?
Gracilis, Adductor Longus, Adductor Brevis, Adductor Magnus
What nerve innervates the Medial compartment of the thigh?
What muscles are apart of the Gluteal group?
Gluteal, Tensor Fascia Lata, Piriformis, Superior Gemellus, Obturator Internus, Inferior Gemellus, Quadratus Femoris
What nerve innervates the tensor fascia muscle?
Superior Gluteal Nerve
What muscles are in the Lateral compartment of the leg?
Fibularis Longus, Fibularis Brevis
What nerve innervates the Lateral compartment muscles of the leg?
What nerve innervates the superficial posterior compartment of the leg
What muscles are in the superficial posterior compartment of the leg
Soleus, Plantarus, Gastrocnemius,
Deep Posterior compartment of the leg
Popliteus, Flexor Digitorum Longus, Flexor Hallucus Longus, Tibialis Posterior
Tom Dick Harry and Poppins
What nerve innervates muscles of the deep posterior compartment of the leg?
The "Tibial" portion of the Sciatic Nerve
What muscles comprised the first plantar layer of the foot?
Abductor Hallucis, Flexor digitorum Brevis, Abductor Digit minimi,
What muscles comprise the second plantar layer of the foot?
Quadratus plantae, Lumricals
What muscles comprise the 3rd layer of the foot
Flexor Hallucis Brevis, Abductor Hallucis, Flexor digiti minimi brevis
What muscles comprise the 4th layer of the foot?
Plantar interossei, Dorsal interossei
What nerve innervates the Gluteus Maximus?
Inferior Gluteal nerve and Inferior gluteal Artery
What nerve innervates the Gluteus medius and minimus?
Superior gluteal nerve and Artery
What nerve innervates the Piriformis?
The Piriformis nerve
What structures are located in the femoral triangle?
Femoral nerve,artery,vein and lymph nodes (and great saphenous vein "empties here")
What does the Femoral Nerve Innervate
Flexor muscles of the thigh, Extersor muscles of the Leg, and skin over anterior and medial aspect of thigh and medial side of leg and foot
Anterior compartments of the legs NAVEL supply
Anterior tibial Artery/Vein Deep Fibular Nerve
Nerve supply of the lateral compartment of the leg?
Superficial fbibular nerve
What is the nerve of the deep flexor muscles?
Posterior tibial artery/vein Tibial nerve and the Fibular artery and vein
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