gluteal artery


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Related to gluteal artery: internal pudendal artery, Gluteal branches

gluteal artery

The inferior or the superior gluteal artery.
See also: artery
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The current case is the first we are aware of describing injury to a branch of the superior gluteal artery during cephalomedullary fixation of a hip fracture.
Superior gluteal artery laceration, A complication of iliac bone graft surgery.
Furthermore, the constant branches of the inferior gluteal artery, running distal to the piriformis tendon along the external rotators, which eventually anastomose with the deep branch of the medial circumflex artery, are protected.