Hip muscles

Dr Yair Glick and A A et al.

Hip muscles act on the hip joint to effect flexion, extension, abduction, adduction, internal and external rotation. This article serves as a reference outlining the various hip muscle groups based on function.

Anatomy: Lower limb

Anatomy: Lower limb

Article information

rID: 70551
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:

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Cases and figures

  • Figure 1: anterior hip muscles
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