Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Organs » Quadratus Lumborum

Quadratus Lumborum

Summary Information: Quadratus Lumborum

Quadratus Lumborum: The quadratus lumborum is a paired muscle located in the lower back area. The quadratus lumborum originates on the posterior iliac crest and iliolumbar ligament and inserts on the twelfth rib and transverse processes of L1 through L4. The quadratus lumborum bends the trunk laterally and is used when bending sideways to pick something up. It is innervated by the subcostal nerve and the lumbar nerves.

Conditions related to or that can afflict the quadratus lumborum include hyperlordosis, low back pain, myalga, rupture, tears, strains, myopathy, atrophy, infectious myositis, neuromuscular diseases, lacerations and contusions.

Closely Related Organs: Quadratus Lumborum

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Quadratus Lumborum:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Quadratus Lumborum

The following conditions are related to the organ: Quadratus Lumborum:

Other Names: Quadratus Lumborum

The following are other names for the organ: Quadratus Lumborum:

Sub Parts: Quadratus Lumborum

The following list contains sub-parts of the organ: Quadratus Lumborum:

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Quadratus Lumborum

These symptoms are related to afflictions of the organ: Quadratus Lumborum:

Condition count: 0

Organs: list of all organs

Quadratus Lumborum: Related Topics

More Anatomy Topics

  • Anterior Fibers of the Deltoid
  • Anterior Interventricular Artery
  • Anterior Leg Muscles
  • Anterior Lobe of the Pituitary Gland
  • Anterior Sacroiliac Ligament
  • Anterior Scalene
  • Anterior Sternoclavicular Ligament
  • Anterior Thigh Muscles
  • Anterior Tibial Artery
  • Anterior Tibial Vein
  • Anterior, Anatomical
  • antibodies ... see Antibody
  • Antibody
  • Antibody Isotypes

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise