Tensor Fasciae Latae
Origin (proximal attachment)
a. Anterior iliac crest.
Insertion (distal attachment)
a. Lateral condyle of tibia via iliotibial tract.
Actions of the Tensor Fasciae Latae Muscle:
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a. Flexes the thigh at the hip.
Nerve to the Tensor Fasciae Latae muscle and its spinal segment:
a. Superior gluteal nerve (L4, L5, S1).