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The Quadriceps Femoris
The Quadriceps femoris (Quadriceps extensor) includes the four remaining muscles on the front of the thigh. It is the great extensor muscle of the leg, forming a large fleshy mass which covers the front and sides of the femur. It is subdivided... More »

Quadriceps femoris muscle - Wikipedia

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The quadriceps femoris (/ˈkwɒdrᵻsɛps ˈfɛmərᵻs/) (Latin for "four-headed muscle of the femur"), also called simply the quadriceps, quadriceps extens...

Quadricep Exercises & Quadricep Workouts - Bodybuilding.com

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Quadricep exercises and workouts. Learn from experts using our Quadricep exercise database filled with detailed instructions and video.

Quadriceps Anatomy, Function & Origin | Body Maps - Healthline

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The quadriceps femoris is a group of muscles located in the front of the thigh. The Latin translation of "quadriceps" is "four headed," as the group contains four ...

Thigh strain | Quad strain symptoms and diagnosis

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A thigh strain or quadriceps strain is a tear in one of the quadriceps muscles at the front of the thigh. It can range from a mild discomfort to a full blown tear of ...

The Anatomy of the Quadriceps Muscles - Vastus Medialis, Vastus ...

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Anatomy of the Quadriceps Muscles. The Quadriceps are a group of four muscles that sit on the anterior or front aspect of the thigh. They are the Vastus Medialis, ...

Quadriceps Tendon Tear-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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Tendons are strong cords of fibrous tissue that attach muscles to bones. The quadriceps tendon works with the muscles in the front of your thigh to straighten ...

Quadriceps one of the major muscles groups of the legs

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Quadriceps consist of 4 muscles, the Vactus Lateralis, Medialis, Intermedius and the Rectus Femoris. Find out everything you need to know about them here!

Definition of Quadriceps - MedicineNet

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Quadriceps: Although the term "quadriceps" technically may refer to any four- headed muscle, it usually refers to and is synonymous with the quadriceps muscle ...

quadriceps femoris muscle | anatomy | Britannica.com

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Dec 2, 2011 ... Quadriceps femoris muscle, large fleshy muscle group covering the front and sides of the thigh. It has four parts: rectus femoris, vastus lateralis, ...