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Which of the following muscles could most likely cause an avulsion fracture of the following point? A patient comes into your office with complaints of pain on the right side of her hip. Upon taking a history you note that the pain began during a track event where she was jumping over hurdles. Being a skilled physician you are able to pinpoint the tenderness to the anterior inferior iliac spine.



A. Sartorius
B. Rectus Femoris
C. Vastus Lateralis
D. Gracilis
E. Vastus Medialis
F. Pectineus

This question is part of Anatomy Lower Extremity Quiz 1
Asked by Andrewteh, Last updated: Jan 19, 2020

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John Adney

John Adney

Answered Jul 10, 2017

Yeah it is rectus femoris muscle because thats the origin of the muscle

 

yunana

Yunana

Answered Feb 09, 2017

The muscles that will be most affected is the Rectus femoris muscles because it takes it proximal attachment from the Anterior Inferior Iliac Spine. thans
 

John Smith

John Smith

Answered Nov 10, 2016

Rectus Femoris
 

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