Tensor fasciae latae muscle

The tensor fasciae latae muscle is the most anterior of the superficial group of muscles in the gluteal region and overlies the gluteus minimus and the anterior part of the gluteus medius.

Summary

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Anatomy: Lower limb
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Article information

rID: 44262
Section: Anatomy
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Tensor fascia lata
  • TFL
  • Tensor fasciae latae

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