The vastus lateralis muscle is one of the four heads of the quadriceps muscle.

vastus lateralis
Vastus lateralis is the lateral head of the quadriceps muscle.

The muscles of the knee

Learn the names of the main knee muscles.



Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Vastus Lateralis Muscle. Biondi NL and Varacallo M. StatPearls Publishing; 2019 Jan-.

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