Glossary of Pelvis and LL Bony attachment Sites

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Anterior Superior Iliac Spine (ASIS)
- inguinal ligament
- sartorius muscle
Anterior Inferior Iliac Spine (AIIS)
- Rectus femoris
Posterior Superior Iliac Spine (PSIS)
- Sacroiliac ligaments
- Posterior portioni of the Sacrotuberous ligaments
Ischial tuberosity
- Hamstrings
- Adductor magnus
- Sacrotuberus ligament

Pubic tubercle
- Inguinal ligament
Fovea on Femur
- Ligament of head of femur
Greater trochanter
- Lateral rotators and abductors (gluteus medius and minimus)
Lesser trochanter
- iliopsoas m
Linea aspera
- adductor muscles
Adductor tubercle on the medial epicondyle
- distal attachment for the adductor magnus muscle
Inferior pole of patella
- patellar ligament (inferior extension of the quadriceps tendon)
Tibia plateau
- menisci and cruciate ligaments of the knee joint
Tibial tuberosity
- distal attachment site for the quadriceps muscle via patellar ligament
- (head of fibular is also near this)
- Achilles tendon
- Common tendon of the gastrocnemius
- plantaris m.
- soleus m.
- Plantar aponeurosis
- intrinsic foot mm

Base of 1st metatarsal
- fibularis (peroneus) longus muscle
Base of 5th metatarsal (tuberosity)
- fibularis (peroneus) brevis m.
Perineal Body
- Bulbospongiosus
- External anal sphincter
- Superficial transverse perineal muscle
- Deep transverse perineal muscle
- Levator ani
- Smooth and voluntary slips of the external urethral sphincter & muscular coats of the rectum

Iliotibial Tract
Gluteus maximus and tensor fascia lata muscles

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