Updated: 10/19/2017

Adductor brevis

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Origin Anterior surface of inferior pubic ramus, inferior to origin of adductor longus
Insertion Pectineal line and superior part of medial lip of linea aspera
Action Adducts and flexes the thigh, and helps to laterally rotate the thigh
Innervation Anterior or posterior division of obturator nerve (L4, L2, L3)
Arterial Supply Obturator artery and medial circumflex femoral artery




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