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Sartorius

Sartorius

Description

Origin :

  • Anterior superior iliac spine.

Insertion :

  • Superior aspect of the medial surface of the tibial shaft near the tibial tuberosity.

Innervation :

  • Femoral nerve.

Arterial Supply :

  • Muscular branches of the femoral artery.

Depth :

  • Superficial

Action

Action :

  • Flexes and laterally rotates the hip joint and flexes the knee.
Target Muscles Target MusclesFlexes and laterally rotates the hip joint and flexes the knee.