musculus adductor brevis

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the short adductor muscle of the thigh

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However, the imaged positions of copper wires and the anatomical observations for some nerve branches were inconsistent, such as for the adductor brevis branch (Fig.
1 = gracilis muscle branch of the obturator nerve; 2 = adductor longus muscle branch; 3 = adductor brevis muscle branch; 4 = adductor magnus muscle branch; 5 = pectineus muscle branch; 6 = femoral nerve trunk.
Adductor brevis myositis following transobturator tape procedure: a case report and review of the literature.
I suggest the addition of ADDUCTOR BREVIS, an uncapitalized term from Webster's Third.
The adductor group (adductor magnus, adductor longus, adductor brevis, pectineus, and gracilis) is located on the medial thigh and is responsible for adducting and medially rotating the thigh.
The hip adductor muscles are generally considered to include the pectinius, adductor brevis, adductor longus, adductor magnus and the gracilis.
The adductor brevis muscle was divided close to its origin, and turned laterally, protecting the anterior branch of the obturator nerve.