Semintendinosus muscle

What is Semintendinosus muscle?

Semintendinosus muscle meaning Muscle involved in moving the knee joint. Its main function is flexing the leg and extending the thigh.Other muscles involved in moving the leg are:Biceps femorisGracilisPopliteusQuadricepsSartoriusSemimembranosus

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

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