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Descriptions of Quadriceps

Quadriceps: a muscle of the thigh that extends the leg
Source: WordNet 2.1

Summary Information: Quadriceps

Quadriceps: The quadriceps are a group of anterior thigh muscles that make up part of the anterior section or front of the thigh. The quadriceps include the rectus femoris, vastus medialis, vastus lateralis, and vastus intermedius.

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

Closely Related Organs: Quadriceps

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Quadriceps

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Sub Parts: Quadriceps

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Quadriceps

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