0
Thanks

A few words of thanks would be greatly appreciated.

Gastrocnemius muscle


Definition

The gastrocnemius muscle is one of three muscles that make up the calf, along with the triceps surae muscle and the soleus muscle. The gastrocnemius muscle is divided into two sections, external and internal, attached to the inner and outer aspects of the femur, respectively, which then join together and are attached to the calcaneus. The gastrocnemius muscle is located near the knee joint. It is a flat muscle. The gastrocnemius muscle enables the flexion of the knee.

Schema

0
Thanks

A few words of thanks would be greatly appreciated.

Ask a question
CCM is a leading international tech website. Our content is written in collaboration with IT experts, under the direction of Jeff Pillou, founder of CCM.net. CCM reaches more than 50 million unique visitors per month and is available in 11 languages.

Related

0 Comments