What Is the Longest Muscle in the Body?


The Sartorius muscle is the longest muscle in the human body. It is located in the thigh and runs diagonally from the hip to the knee. Its main function is to flex the leg at the knee and to help in maintaining the balance of the body. If this muscle gets damaged, walking or standing will be almost impossible.
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The longest muscle in the body would be the sartorius.
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The Sartorius is the longest muscle in the human body.
The longest muscle in your body is the sartorius muscle. It is a long slender muscle that runs down the length of the thigh. Its upper segment or section forms the tangential border of the femoral triangle.
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