gluteal artery

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Related to Gluteal arteries: internal iliac artery, internal pudendal artery
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Noun1.gluteal artery - branches of the internal iliac artery that supply the hip joint and gluteal regiongluteal artery - branches of the internal iliac artery that supply the hip joint and gluteal region
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
hip - either side of the body below the waist and above the thigh
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The posterior division gives rise to iliolumbar, lateral sacral, and superior gluteal arteries (parietal branches) (23).
This is thought to be due to external compression on the arterial supply to the sciatic nerve, which most commonly arises from the medial circumflex femoral and inferior gluteal arteries [10-13].
The intercostal, subcostal and lumbar arteries supply the external iliac arteries through the superficial and deep iliac circumflex arteries or through the gluteal arteries (via internal iliac arteries).