The quadriceps femoris (/ˈkwɒdrᵻsɛps ˈfɛmərᵻs/) (Latin for "four-headed
muscle of the femur"), also called simply the quadriceps, quadriceps extens...
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Other Names. Thigh (Front); Quads. Heads. Rectus Femoris; Vastus Lateralis (
Externus); Vastus Intermedius; Vastus Medialis (Internus). Movement. Knee.
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 ...
Define quadriceps: a large muscle at the front of your upper leg — quadriceps in
... may not be able to accommodate all contributions. Quadriceps femoris muscle,
leg: muscles of human leg; anterior view [Credit: Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc ...
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 ...
Jan 2, 2013 ... See: - Innervation - Rectus Femoris / Intermedius / Lateralis / Medialis - Extensor
Mechanism Injuries of the Knee - Rupture of the Quadriceps
Define quadriceps. quadriceps synonyms, quadriceps pronunciation, quadriceps
translation, English dictionary definition of quadriceps. n. The large four-part ...
Quadriceps definition, a large muscle in front of the thigh, the action of which
extends the leg or bends the hip joint. See more.