Gracilis Muscle Flashcards

Flashcards are a great way to memorise information about the gracilis muscle. Test your knowledge of anatomy using the gracilis flashcards below.

Press a flash card to reveal the answer.


Ischiopubic ramus


Medial surface of proximal tibia (pes anserinus)


  • Hip adduction
  • Knee flexion
  • Knee internal rotation (i.e medial rotation of tibia)
  • Hip flexion
  • Hip internal rotation


  • Anterior branch of obturator nerve (L2, L3, L4)

Blood Supply

  • Medial circumflex femoral artery
  • Superficial femoral artery
  • Deep femoral artery
  • Descending genicular artery
  • Anterior branch of the obturator artery
random flashcard button
choose flashcard button

Would you like to learn more about the gracilis muscle? Then check out the gracilis muscle article and video by clicking the link below:
Gracilis Muscle Anatomy

Support Bodyworks Prime

Running a website and YouTube channel can be expensive. Your donation helps support the creation of more content for my website and YouTube channel. All donation proceeds go towards covering expenses only. Every contribution, big or small, makes a difference!

Previous post:

Next post: