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Muscles of the Hip & Thigh

Inferior Gemelli Gluteal Region (Hip-Joint Stability)Deep Ischial Tuberosity Greater Trochanter Femur:  Lateral Rotation Directly below the obturator internus Sacral Plexus Inferior Gluteal A.
Obturator Externus Gluteal Region (Hip-Joint Stability)Deep Obturator Membrane (external surface) Greater Trochanter Femur:  Lateral Rotation   Sacral Plexus Obturator A.
Obturator Internus Gluteal Region (Hip-Joint Stability)Deep Obturator Membrane (internal surface) Greater Trochanter Femur:  Lateral Rotation Goes through Lesser Sciatic Foramen Sacral Plexus Obturator A.
Piriformis Gluteal Region (Hip-Joint Stability)Deep Anterior aspect of the Sacrum Greater Trochanter (Superior aspect) Femur:  Lateral Rotation | Femur: Abduction Sacral Plexus Superior and Inferior Gluteal Aa.
Quadratus Femoris Gluteal Region (Hip-Joint Stability)Deep Ischial Tuberosity Intertrochanteric Crest (Quadrate Tubercle) Femur:  Lateral Rotation The big muscle in the gluteal group Sacral Plexus Inferior Gluteal A.
Superior Gemelli Gluteal Region (Hip-Joint Stability)Deep Ischial Spine Greater Trochanter Femur:  Lateral Rotation Directly above the obturator internus Sacral Plexus Inferior Gluteal A.


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