gluteal muscle

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Noun1.gluteal muscle - any one of three large skeletal muscles that form the buttock and move the thighgluteal muscle - any one of three large skeletal muscles that form the buttock and move the thigh
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
buttock, cheek - either of the two large fleshy masses of muscular tissue that form the human rump
gluteus maximus - the outermost of the three gluteal muscles
gluteus medius - the middle of the three gluteal muscles
gluteus minimus - the innermost of the three gluteal muscles
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Data showed that six months after surgery the magnitude of improvement in muscle force of the contralateral (non-operated) gluteal muscle was approximately 40 times larger in patients treated with 150 million PLX-PAD cells than in those who received placebo.
Bale has not played in any of Madrid's five matches since the international break, due to a gluteal muscle injury.
The Wales star picked up an injury to his gluteal muscle on international duty with Wales last week, and had to sit out his club's 5-0 La Liga win over Levante on Saturday.
The Welshman was an unused substitute in Madrid's 5-0 win at Levante on Saturday after returning to the Spanish capital with a gluteal muscle injury picked up in playing for his country last week.
De Gea is struggling with a gluteal muscle problem and will be monitored day by day - with reports that he could be sidelined for 10 days - ruling him out of the final Group B games against Chile and Australia.
Frank Lampard's in-swinging free kick was glanced down by Branislav Ivanovic and captain John Terry, returning from a threegame absence with a gluteal muscle problem, slid into score past Tim Howard.
Electrodes align automatically over the gluteal and hamstring muscles as the ES shorts are put on, with one electrode positioned at the upper (proximal) part of the gluteal muscle above the sitting area and one about halfway down the hamstrings area, preventing the participant from sitting on the electrodes or wires while wearing the shorts.
It is the second successive year that injury has ruled the 25-year-old out of the tournament after a strained gluteal muscle sidelined the Scot in 2011.
Declan Fitzpatrick has a contusion to his gluteal muscle.
After straining his right gluteal muscle, world No.
From Day 8 and monthly thereafter, patients were assigned to one of three fixed doses of XEPLION(R) (25, 100 and 150 mg eq) administered into either the deltoid or gluteal muscle for a period of 13 weeks.