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gluteal

 [gloo´te-al]
pertaining to the buttocks; called also natal and pygal.

glu·te·al

(glū'tē-ăl),
Relating to the buttocks.
[G. gloutos, buttock]

gluteal

adjective Pertaining to the buttocks, formed by the gluteal muscles–gluteus maximus, medius, and minimus

glu·te·al

(glū-tē'ăl)
Relating to the buttocks.
[G. gloutos, buttock]

gluteal

Pertaining to the buttock region.

gluteal

pertaining to the musculature of the hindquarters or buttocks.
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Kumar, "Bilateral gluteal compartment syndrome: a case report," The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery--American Volume, vol.
Due to the orientation of the long axis of the flap towards the gluteal crease, resulting scars are either covered by natural skin creases or placed on the uppermost inner thigh, thus being aesthetically acceptable.
The third trochanter may perhaps serve to increase attachment surface area for the gluteal musculature thereby providing greater efficiency of contraction.
In current study, it includes 342 gluteal regions of 171 cadavers investigating the incidence and course of the articular branch of superior and inferior gluteal arteries in relation to piriformis.
The mean gluteal fat thickness, as determined using MRI scans, was 5.4 cm (range 4.4-7.1).
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), Figures 1 and 2, showed an expansive process compatible with lipoma in the gluteal region, between the gluteus maximus and medius.
An unusual acid-fast infection of the knee with subcutaneous, abscess-like lesions of the gluteal region.
An arterial bleed from a distal branch of the right superior gluteal artery was found and subsequently coiled and embolized (Fig.
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