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gluteal

 [gloo´te-al]
pertaining to the buttocks; called also natal and pygal.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

glu·te·al

(glū'tē-ăl),
Relating to the buttocks.
[G. gloutos, buttock]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

gluteal

adjective Pertaining to the buttocks, formed by the gluteal muscles–gluteus maximus, medius, and minimus
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

glu·te·al

(glū-tē'ăl)
Relating to the buttocks.
[G. gloutos, buttock]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

gluteal

Pertaining to the buttock region.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

gluteal

pertaining to the musculature of the hindquarters or buttocks.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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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).
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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