Anterior compartment of thigh

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Anterior compartment of thigh
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Cross-section through the middle of the thigh. (Anterior compartment is at upper left.)
Artery femoral artery
Nerve femoral nerve

The anterior fascial compartment of thigh contains the knee extensors and hip flexors:

The iliopsoas is sometimes considered a member of this group; however, it does not share the same innervation.

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