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Summary Information: Gracilis

Gracilis: The gracilis is one of the medial thigh muscles, a group of muscles that make up the medial section or inner area of the thigh. The gracilis originates on the pubis of the bony pelvis and inserts on the tibia. The gracilis has a variety of functions, including adduction of the hip and flexion and medical rotation of the flexed knee.

Conditions that can afflict gracilis include strains, tears, cancer, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, paralysis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Gracilis

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Gracilis

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Sub Parts: Gracilis

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Gracilis

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Gracilis: Related Topics

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