Other Names

  • Thigh (Front)
  • Quads

Heads

  1. Rectus Femoris
  2. Vastus Lateralis (Externus)
  3. Vastus Intermedius
  4. Vastus Medialis (Internus)

Movement

Knee

Hip

Attachments

Origin

  • Ilium [1 ]
    • Illiac Spine (Anterior Inferior)
  • Femur
    • Lateral Surface [2 ]
    • Anterior Surface [3 ]
    • Medial Surface [4 ]

Insertion

  • Tibia [1, 2, 3, 4 ]
    • Tuberosity
      • Patellar Tendon
        • Patella

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