Medical Definition of Musculus tensor fasciae femoris

1. Origin, anterior superior spine and adjacent lateral surface of the ilium; insertion, iliotibial band of fascia lata; action, tenses fascia lata; flexes, abducts and medially rotates thigh; nerve supply, superior gluteal. Synonym: musculus tensor fasciae latae, musculus tensor fasciae femoris, tensor muscle of fascia lata. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Musculus Tensor Fasciae Femoris

musculus subclavius
musculus subcostalis
musculus subcutaneus colli
musculus subscapularis
musculus supinator
musculus supinator longus
musculus supinator radii brevis
musculus supraclavicularis
musculus supraspinalis
musculus supraspinatus
musculus suspensorius duodeni
musculus tarsalis inferior
musculus tarsalis superior
musculus temporalis
musculus temporoparietalis
musculus tensor fasciae femoris (current term)
musculus tensor fasciae latae
musculus tensor palati
musculus tensor tarsi
musculus tensor tympani
musculus tensor veli palatini
musculus teres major
musculus teres minor
musculus tetragonus
musculus thyroarytenoideus
musculus thyroarytenoideus externus
musculus thyroarytenoideus internus
musculus thyroepiglotticus
musculus thyrohyoideus
musculus thyropharyngeus

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