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Adductor Magnus

Origin

MuscleThe adductor magnus originates on the Front of the pubis, the tuberosity of the ischium, and the length of the ramus connecting them.

Insertion

Insertion is on the whole length of the linea aspera of the femur.  

Function

The adductor muscles (adductor longus, brevis, and magnus, and the gracilis) are involved in hip joint adduction.