Lab 7 muscles part2: upper and lower limb muscles and their actions

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  1. biceps brachii
    flexes forearm and supinates forearm
  2. brachialis
    flexes forearm
  3. brachioradialis
    synergist in flexing forearm
  4. brachii
    extends forearm
  5. pronater teres
    pronates forearm
  6. flexor carpi radialis
    flexes wrist, abducts hand
  7. palmaris longus
    flexes wrist
  8. flexor carpi ulnaris
    flexes wrist, adducts hand
  9. extensor carpi radialis
    extends wrist, adducts wrist
  10. extensor digitorum
    extends fingers
  11. extensor carpi ulnaris
    extends wrists, adducts wrist
  12. iliopsoas
    flexes thigh
  13. Sartorius
    flexes, adducts and laterally rotates thigh, flexes knee
  14. adductor longus
    adducts, flexes, and medially rotates thigh
  15. adductor magnus
    adducts, flexes and medially rotates thigh
  16. pectineus
    adducts and flexes thigh
  17. gracilis
    adducts thigh and flexes leg at knee
  18. rectus femoris
    extends knee and flexes thigh at hip
  19. vastus lateralis
    extends knee
  20. vastus medialis
    extends knee
  21. vastus intermedius
    extends knee
  22. tensor fasciae latae
    flexes and abducts thigh
  23. gluteus maximus
    extends thigh at hip
  24. gluteus medius
    adducts thigh
  25. biceps femoris
    extends thigh at hip and flexes knee
  26. semitendinosus
    extends thigh at hip and flexes knee
  27. semimembranosus
    extends thigh at hip and flexes knee
  28. tiialis anterior
    dorsiflexes foot
  29. fibularis longus
    plantar flexes and everts foot
  30. extensor digitorum longus
    extends toes
  31. gastrocnemius
    plantar flexes foot, flexes knee
  32. soleus
    plantar flexes foot
  33. flexor digitorum longus
    plantar flexes foot and flexes toes
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