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Noun1.femoris - the longest and thickest bone of the human skeletonfemoris - the longest and thickest bone of the human skeleton; extends from the pelvis to the knee
lateral condyle - a condyle on the outer side of the lower extremity of the femur
medial condyle - a condyle on the inner side of the lower extremity of the femur
thigh - the part of the leg between the hip and the knee
trochanter - one of the bony prominences developed near the upper extremity of the femur to which muscles are attached
leg bone - a bone of the leg
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Mae'r ffisiotherapydd yn gwenu llawer mwy arna i rwan, a bob tro mae 'na brawf bod cyhyr y Quadriceps femoris yn cryfhau, dwi'n teimlo fel archebu potel o siampen.
For sEMG reproducibility, SENIAM recommendations (13) were followed for electrodes application on Tibialis Anterior (TA), Peroneus Longus (PL), Rectus Femoris (RF), Biceps Femoris (BF), Gastrocnemius Medialis (GM), Soleus (SOL).
KT (Kinesio Tex Gold, Kinesio[R]; Albuquerque, New Mexico) was applied to the vastus medialis, vastus lateralis, and rectus femoris muscles bilaterally using the muscle stimulation technique (from origin to insertion without tension) in Kase et al.
Biceps femoris muscle samples were removed from the drycured hams (Figure 1B) and were stored at -80[degrees]C till used for analyses of physicochemical composition, color, texture and sensory traits.
28) By combining neurectomy of the obturator and quadratus femoris component, 22 of 24 cases initially had satisfactory results, (29) however, the long term outcomes between 3 and 18 month follow-ups showed excellent results in only 2 patients, and no improvement in 22.
While gluteus maximus, vastus medialis, rectus femoris, biceps femoris, abductor magnus, quadriceps, gastrocnemius, tibialis anterior, abductor hallucius, abductor digiti minimi, flexor digitorum brevis are for the lower limbs (Mcleod, 2010; Yoshizawa et al.
Component of quadriceps femoris not specified in publication.
The five muscles are Adductor Magnus, Gluteus Maximus, Gluteus Medius, Rectus Femoris and Iliacus.
Bilateral tunnels were created beneath the rectus femoris muscle and medial thigh skin connecting the donor site and the scrotal defect.
2) The nerve then lies posterior to the short external rotators, posterior to the adductor magnus but anterior to the hamstring muscles, and passes deep to the long head of biceps femoris.
The player has this afternoon undergone testing by the medical services of FC Barcelona who have confirmed the biceps femoris muscle injury in his right leg.