Iliacus

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  1. Insertion of Iliacus
    Lesser trochanter of femur
  2. Origin of Iliacus
    Iliac fossa
  3. Action of Iliacus
    • with orgin fixed:
    • flexes and laterally rotates thigh at hip

    • with insertion fixed:
    • flex the trunk toward the thigh

    • title pelvis anteriorly
    • stabilize hip
  4. nerve that innervates the iliacus is
    femoral nerve (L2. L3)
  5. Antagonist muscle of Iliacus Is
    Gluteus Maximus
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Iliacus
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