musculus adductor magnus

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Related to adductor magnus: Pectineus, adductor brevis, adductor longus
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Noun1.musculus adductor magnus - the muscle that adducts and extends the thigh
adductor, adductor muscle - a muscle that draws a body part toward the median line
thigh - the part of the leg between the hip and the knee
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14] Edema and fatty infiltration scores were calculated in the gluteus maximus and thigh muscles (vastus intermedius, vastus medialis, vastus lateralis, rectus femoris, biceps femoris, semitendinosus, semimembranosus, adductor magnus, sartorius, long adductor, and gracilis).
5-1 cm) and after the identification of the adductor magnus muscle contraction (hip adduction), an additional 5 mL of 1% lidocaine was injected (for posterior branch block).
Six months after the baseline, Botulinum toxin type A was injected bilaterally to adductor magnus (100 U) and adductor longus (50 U) muscles.
The adductor muscle group consists of six different muscles: pectineus, gracilis, obturator externus, adductor brevis, adductor longus, and adductor magnus.
The five muscles are Adductor Magnus, Gluteus Maximus, Gluteus Medius, Rectus Femoris and Iliacus.
hamstrings, hip extension), posterior adductor magnus (hip extension), gluteus maximus (hip extension), gluteus medius (hip abduction), and erector spinae (trunk extension).
Muscles Target: quadriceps Synergists gluteus maximus, adductor magnus soleus; Dynamic Stabilizers: hamstrings, gastrocnemius; Stabilizers: erector spinae, gluteus medius, gluteus minimus Type: Front squat Dumbbells Instructions Stand with dumbbells grasped to sides.
Distally, the artery lies deep in the major gluteal muscle and follows a course along the adductor magnus muscle.
2,3,7,8) There are articles examining adductor tears (9) and calcific tendinitis of the adductor magnus.
11) Askling and colleagues (10,11) found hamstring strains with concurrent involvement of the quadratus femoris in 87% and adductor magnus in 33% in dancers, compared to 27% and 10% involvement, respectively, in athletes.
A Liverpool spokesman said: "A scan has confirmed a tear in the adductor magnus muscle in his right leg, and he is expected to be out between seven to 10 days.