What is the action of muscle attached at the point marked in the below image?
Ans. d) Abduction
- Attachments of Gluteus Medius: Origin & Insertion. Outer surface of ilium, between the posterior and anterior gluteal lines. Lateral and superior surfaces of the greater trochanter of femur
- The function of the gluteus medius muscle is to work with other muscles on the side of the hip to help pull the thigh out to the side in a motion called hip abduction.