Iliac muscle

Iliac muscle --> iliacus

(Science: anatomy, muscle) origin, iliac fossa; insertion, tendon of psoas, anterior surface of lesser trochanter, and capsule of hip joint; action, flexes thigh and rotates it medially; nerve supply, lumbar plexus.

Synonym: musculus iliacus, iliac muscle.

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