Year 2017, Volume 11 , Issue 3, Pages 146 - 148 2017-12-15

The functional and surgical relevance of the iliocapsularis muscle: an anatomical review

Faizullah Mashriqi [1] , Anthony V. D’Antoni [2] , Charlotte Wilson [3] , Florence Unno [4] , Cara Beth Lee [5] , Keith Mayo [6] , R. Shane Tubbs [7]


The iliocapsularis muscle covers the anterior aspect of the hip joint capsule. Although its anatomy has been described

through cadaveric and radiologic studies, its true function is unknown. The iliocapsularis could be involved in preventing

anterior synovial impingement, a possibility supported by electromyography studies. Moreover, hypertrophy of the iliocapsularis

caused by hip dysplasia supports the proposal that it stabilizes the anterior aspect of the joint capsule. This review discusses

the clinical relevance of the iliocapsularis.

hip dysplasia; iliocapsularis; iliacus minor; iliotrochantericus; rectus femoris; stability
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Subjects Health Care Sciences and Services
Journal Section Reviews
Authors

Author: Faizullah Mashriqi
Country: United States


Author: Anthony V. D’Antoni
Country: United States


Author: Charlotte Wilson
Country: United States


Author: Florence Unno
Country: United States


Author: Cara Beth Lee
Country: United States


Author: Keith Mayo
Country: United States


Author: R. Shane Tubbs
Country: United States


Dates

Publication Date : December 15, 2017

Bibtex @research article { anatomy385947, journal = {Anatomy}, issn = {1307-8798}, eissn = {1308-8459}, address = {}, publisher = {Turkish Society of Anatomy and Clinical Anatomy (TSACA)}, year = {2017}, volume = {11}, pages = {146 - 148}, doi = {}, title = {The functional and surgical relevance of the iliocapsularis muscle: an anatomical review}, key = {cite}, author = {Mashriqi, Faizullah and D’Antoni, Anthony V. and Wilson, Charlotte and Unno, Florence and Lee, Cara Beth and Mayo, Keith and Tubbs, R. Shane} }
APA Mashriqi, F , D’Antoni, A , Wilson, C , Unno, F , Lee, C , Mayo, K , Tubbs, R . (2017). The functional and surgical relevance of the iliocapsularis muscle: an anatomical review. Anatomy , 11 (3) , 146-148 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/anatomy/issue/34659/385947
MLA Mashriqi, F , D’Antoni, A , Wilson, C , Unno, F , Lee, C , Mayo, K , Tubbs, R . "The functional and surgical relevance of the iliocapsularis muscle: an anatomical review". Anatomy 11 (2017 ): 146-148 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/anatomy/issue/34659/385947>
Chicago Mashriqi, F , D’Antoni, A , Wilson, C , Unno, F , Lee, C , Mayo, K , Tubbs, R . "The functional and surgical relevance of the iliocapsularis muscle: an anatomical review". Anatomy 11 (2017 ): 146-148
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ISNAD Mashriqi, Faizullah , D’Antoni, Anthony V. , Wilson, Charlotte , Unno, Florence , Lee, Cara Beth , Mayo, Keith , Tubbs, R. Shane . "The functional and surgical relevance of the iliocapsularis muscle: an anatomical review". Anatomy 11 / 3 (December 2017): 146-148 .
AMA Mashriqi F , D’Antoni A , Wilson C , Unno F , Lee C , Mayo K , Tubbs R . The functional and surgical relevance of the iliocapsularis muscle: an anatomical review. Anatomy. 2017; 11(3): 146-148.
Vancouver Mashriqi F , D’Antoni A , Wilson C , Unno F , Lee C , Mayo K , Tubbs R . The functional and surgical relevance of the iliocapsularis muscle: an anatomical review. Anatomy. 2017; 11(3): 148-146.