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Transversus Abdominis Muscle

image descriptionTransversus Abdominis Muscle

Transversus abdominis muscle with labels: Deltoid, latissimus dorsi, external oblique, biceps brachii, abdominal aponeurosis, pectoralis major, serratus anterior
Transversus abdominis muscle with labels: Pectoralis minor, latissimus dorsi, external oblique, biceps brachii, abdominal aponeurosis, , serratus anterior, Linea alba
Transversus abdominis muscle with labels: Pectoralis minor, latissimus dorsi, external oblique, biceps brachii, abdominal aponeurosis, , serratus anterior, Linea alba
Transversus abdominis muscle with labels: external oblique, linea alba, internal oblique, abdominal aponeurosis
Transversus abdominis muscle with labels: external oblique, linea alba, internal oblique, transversus abdominis, abdominal aponeurosis
Transversus abdominis labeled and highlighted origin and insertion
Transversus Abdominis with label
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image descriptionAttachments of Transversus Abdominis Muscle: Origin & Insertion

Origin: (proximal attachments)
a. Anterior iliac crest, lateral half of inguinal ligament, thoracolumbar fascia and cartilages of ribs 6-12.

Insertion: (distal attachments)
a. Abdominal aponeurosis to linea alba, xiphoid process and pubic symphysis.

Transversus Abdominis with label
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Actions of the abdomen:

image descriptiona. Compresses abdomen.

Innervation of Transversus Abdominis Muscle:

  • 7-12 intercostal, iliohyogastric, and ilioinguinal nerves.

An Overview of the Transversus Abdominis Muscle

Test yourself on transversus abdominis muscle with answers hidden
Test yourself on transversus abdominis muscle with answers shown:Deltoid, pectoralis major, latissimis dorsi, serratus anterior, biceps brachii, external oblique, linea alba, rectus abdominis, abdominal aponeurosis
Test yourself on transversus abdominis muscle with answers shown:Pectoralis major, latissimis dorsi, serratus anterior, biceps brachii, external oblique, linea alba, rectus abdominis, abdominal aponeurosis
Test yourself on transversus abdominis muscle with answers shown:Pectoralis minor, latissimis dorsi, serratus anterior, biceps brachii, external oblique, linea alba, rectus abdominis, abdominal aponeurosis
Test yourself on transversus abdominis muscle with answers shown: :External intercostals, internal intercostals, serratus anterior, external oblique, linea alba, rectus abdominis, abdominal aponeurosis
Test Yourself on transverse abdominis with labels: 1. Latissimus Dorsi 2. Serratus Anterior 3. External Oblique 4. Linea Alba 5. Rectus Abdominis 6. Abdominal Aponeurosis
Test yourself on transversus abdominis muscle with answers shown:External intercostals, internal intercostals, external oblique, linea alba, rectus abdominis, abdominal aponeurosis
Test yourself on transversus abdominis muscle with answers shown: external oblique, linea alba, rectus abdominis, abdominal aponeurosis
Test yourself on transversus abdominis muscle with answers shown: external oblique, transversus abdominis, rectus abdominis, abdominal aponeurosis
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Test yourself while observing the Transversus Abdominis Muscle anatomy
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