Chapter 10
The Muscular System
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MUSCLE GALLERY
Table 10.14
(continued)
Gluteus medius
Gluteus
maximus
Adductor
magnus
Gracilis
Iliotibial
tract
Long head
Semitendinosus
Semimembranosus
Short head
Biceps
femoris
Hamstrings
(a)
(b)
External
oblique
Iliac
crest
Gracilis
Biceps
femoris
Lumbar
fascia
Adductor
magnus
Semitendinosus
Semimembranosus
Median
sacral
crest
(of sacrum)
Gluteus
medius
Gluteus
maximus
Iliotibial
tract
Figure 10.21
Posterior muscles of the right hip and thigh.
(a)
Superficial view showing the gluteus muscles of the buttock
and hamstring muscles of the thigh.
(b)
Cadaver dissection of view
similar to (a). (For a related image, see
A Brief Atlas of the Human
Body
, Figure 41.)
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