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4. Perform the action of flexion of the thigh at the knee. Palpate the posterior thigh as you
and list the muscles responsible for this movement.
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do so, 4. Perform the action of flexion of the thigh at the knee. Palpate the posterior thigh as you and list the muscles responsible for this movement. View

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An action of flexion and extension refers to the movement of a body part in the sagittal plane.  In the...

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