Gastrocnemius Origin And Insertion


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The gastrocnemius muscle (plural gastrocnemii ) is a superficial two-headed muscle that is in the back part of the lower leg of humans . It runs from its two heads just above the knee to the heel , a two joint muscle. The muscle is named via Latin , from Greek γαστήρ ( gaster ) "belly or stomach" and κνήμη ( knḗmē ) "leg"; meaning "stomach of leg" (referring to the bulging shape of the calf).


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