Psoas Minor – Functional Anatomy

Psoas Minor

Origin – bodies of T12-L1

Insertion – the pectineal line of the pubic eminence, just medial to the belly of the iliopsoas

Function – assists in flexion of the lumbar curve

Wikipedia entry for psoas minor.


Tony Preston has a practice in Atlanta, Georgia where he sees clients.

He has written and taught about anatomy, trigger points and cranial therapies since the mid-90s.

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