Tensor Fasciae Latae

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Other Names

  • Hip
  • Hip Abductor/Flexor
  • Tensor Fasciae Femoris

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Movement

Hip

Attachments

Origin

  • Ilium
    • Iliac Spine (Anterior Superior)

Insertion

  • Tibia
    • Lateral Condyle
      • Iliotibial Tract (Lateral Thigh)

Related Muscles

Comments

Tends to internally rotate hip during flexion. See iliotibia tract tightness.

 Tensor Fasciae Latae

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