Psoas Major


Summary

Location:In the hip region, deep within the pelvis.

Information

Group:Hip and Pelvis
Subgroup:Iliopsoas, Hip Flexors
Side(s) of body:Back
Function/Action:Hip Flexor, Hip External Rotator

Details

Joint:Hip
Bone:Femur
Origin:Lumbar vertebrae.
Insertion:Lesser trochanter of femur.