Architecture of Human Lower Extremity Muscles

Map of Semitendinosus

Lateral to Medial View

Muscles of Interest:

Medial to Lateral View
Mass (g), without external tendon
Muscle length (mm): LM; top blue line
External Tendon length (mm): LTED; bottom blue line
Fasicle lengths (mm): excise fasicles at green lines and measure their length 1, 2, 3, 4
Pennation angle (deg): θ1 θ2 θ3 θ4; measure a pennation angle at every fascicle location

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