Which muscles contribute to flexor patterns of spasticity in the lower extremities?

Updated: Jun 28, 2019
  • Author: Krupa Pandey, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen A Berman, MD, PhD, MBA  more...
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The following muscles typically are involved in the flexor patterns and are targeted for treatment:

  • Adductor magnus

  • Iliopsoas

  • Hamstrings (medial more often than lateral)

  • Tibialis posterior

  • Soleus

  • Gastrocnemius

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