musculus adductor longus

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the long adductor muscle of the thigh

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5 cm below the midpoint of the line drawn between the femoral artery and the inner margin of the adductor longus muscle.
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.
Botulinum toxin A was injected into the bilaterally adductor magnus (dose 100 U) and adductor longus (dose 50 U) muscles, with a total dose of 300 U at the sixth month after the OP intoxication.
Another midfielder, Antonio Candreva, has also been injured, and Castellacci said: "Candreva had a lesion of the first/second grade on his adductor longus muscle.
The minimal morbidity at the donor site can be related to the surgical technique: the access to the medial femoral condyle is through a natural muscular cleavage plane, between the vastus medialis and the tendon of the adductor longus.
Diagnostic criteria of Inguinal Disruption (6) Clinical diagnosis of Inguinal Disruption (ID) can be made if 3 of the following 5 signs are present: 1 Pinpoint tenderness over the pubic tubercle at the point of insertion of the conjoint tendon 2 Palpable tenderness over the deep inguinal ring 3 Pain and/or dilation of the external ring with no obvious hernia evident 4 Pain at the origin of the adductor longus tendon 5 Dull, diffused pain in the groin, often radiating to the perineum and inner thigh or across the midline
Adductor dysfunction is the single most common cause of groin pain in athletes, with the adductor longus the most common muscle involved.
The majority of the literature states that the adductor longus is innervated by the obturator nerve [1].
If the Toronto Raptors want to sustain their impressive start to the 2014-2015 NBA Season they have to do it with franchise player and leader DeMar DeRozan, who is out for the Canadian squad for an indefinite period because of a torn left adductor longus tendon or the skeletal muscle located in the thigh.
Adductor longus dysfunction may result in instability and anterior subluxation of the symphysis.
When using the transobturator approach, there may also be pain due to trauma to the adductor longus.
The femoral triangle is bounded superiorly by the inguinal ligament, medially by the adductor longus, laterally by the sartorius, and posteriorly by the iliopsoas, pectineus and adductor longus muscles.
17,19,21,41) The adductor longus is the most commonly involved structure in groin injuries in sport.
Cunningham and colleagues have suggested previously that an accessory cleft between the inferior pubic ramus and the adductor longus tendon attachment reflects adductor avulsion at this site, which leads to adductor dysfunction and groin pain.