Structure of pectineus muscle

Known as: M. pectineus, Pectineus, muscles pectineus 
A skeletal muscle located in the anterior and medial region of the thigh, with origin on the pubic bone and insertion on the femur, which functions… (More)
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND The pectineus muscle has been reported to function primarily as a hip flexor and secondarily as a hip internal rotator… (More)
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVES To assess activation of muscles of hip adduction using EMG and force analysis during standard clinical tests, and… (More)
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2011
2011
Femoral nerve is used for nerve block in several surgeries and is vulnerable to compression in tight ilio-psoas compartment. The… (More)
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2010
2010
Extracorporeal shock wave therapy has been considered to be an effective treatment for various pathogenic orthopedic conditions… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES For knee surgery, obturator nerve block (ONB) has been shown to enhance postoperative analgesia… (More)
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2004
2004
Dissections of 12 formalin-fixed ostriches were performed to give anatomical descriptions of the muscles and tendons of the… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE AND DESIGN in 1978 Sheppard described using a flap of pectineus fascia in an attempt to reduce the further development… (More)
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1998
1998
In several European countries ostrich breeding has now become quite common. In Italy this has also given rise to the need for… (More)
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1978
1978
Evidence is presented suggesting that recurrent saphenofemoral incompetence may occur after an efficiently performed high… (More)
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1960
1960
There are a number of puzzling circumstances related to the occurrence of the accessory obturator nerve and the innervation of… (More)
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