Overview

vastus medialis


'vastus medialis' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Sports and Exercise Medicine

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

A muscle that is part of the quadriceps at the front of the thigh. It has its origin on the linea aspera and intertrochanteric line of the femur. Its insertion is on the tibia via the patellar tendon. Its primary action is knee extension.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.