Iliopsoas

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Other Names

  • Hip
  • Hip Flexors

Heads

  1. Iliacus
  2. Psoas
    • Major
    • Minor

Movement

Hip

Spine (Thoracic & Lumbar)

Attachments

Origin

  • Ilium [1 ]
    • Inner Surface
  • Sacrum [1 ]
    • Base
  • Vertebral Column (Lateral Surface) [2 ]
    • Thoracic Vertebrae (T-12)
    • Lumbar Vertebrae (L1-5)
    • Intervebral Discs

Insertion

  • Femur
    • Lesser Trochanter [2 ]
    • Shaft below Lesser Trochanter [1 ]
  • Tendon of Psoas Major & Femur [1 ]

Related Muscles

Comments

See hip flexor inflexibility.

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