In anatomy, internal rotation (also known as medial rotation) is an anatomical term referring to rotation towards the center of the body.


The muscles of internal rotation include:

See also


  1. ^ a b c d e Standring, Susan, ed. (2016). Gray's anatomy: the anatomical basis of clinical practice (41st ed.). Philadelphia. ISBN 9780702052309. OCLC 920806541.
  2. ^ Hip Articulations
  3. ^ Knee Articulations
  4. ^ Intorsion at eMedicine Dictionary