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Laboratory 12. Anterior and Medial Thigh Region
Step 1. Superficial Muscles of the Anterior Compartment of the Thigh

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In steps 1 to 11, the structures of the anterior (extensor) compartment of the thigh will be studied.

The muscles of the anterior compartment of the thigh (Figure 12.2 and Figure 12.3) will be studied first. The fascia lata must be removed to expose and identify the muscles.

Links and References:
Grant's: 5.20
Netter (1ed.): 462 (2ed.): 458
Rohen/Yokochi: 426 and 427