gluteus muscle

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Noun1.gluteus muscle - any one of three large skeletal muscles that form the buttock and move the thighgluteus 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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Research question of this study was to find effect on contra lateral Latissimusdorsi and ipsilateral gluteus muscle. Transverse abdominus and internal oblique thickness in Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction through ultrasonography.
Despite being forced off early during the 3-1 victory over Southampton last weekend due to an injury to his gluteus muscle, Schar has trained this week.
"I'm an avid weightlifter, and I recently had a strain in my gluteus muscle," she said.
It was considered that the spontaneous pelvic coronal tilt toward the surgical side for alleviating the tension of the gluteus muscle, which was often found after unilateral surgery, was difficult to achieve in cases of BS-THA because the pelvis was pulled bilaterally due to the tension of the gluteus muscle, in a manner different from that in unilateral THA.
Fragments of CNS, spinal cord, sciatic nerve, femoral nerve, sartorius, tensor fasciae latae, quadriceps and gluteus muscle were fixed in 10% formalin, processed routinely and embedded in paraffin.
The flap was then completely detached distally, medially, and laterally from all the surrounding tissues and tunneled under the gluteus muscle. The flap was then advanced into the wounds and closed in two layers over a portovac drain (Figure 2).
Fellow defender Mike Williamson (gluteus muscle) will not play again this season.
Long term complications include foot drop due to accidental incorporation of anterior division of the sciatic nerve, bladder ischemia, gluteus muscle ischemia, amenorrhea and infertility.
After collection of blood, 2.5 ml of blood was immediately injected subcutaneously to the animal at the neck region and 2.5ml of blood was injected deep intramuscularly at the gluteus muscle of the thigh region.
Perforator E was carefully dissected through the gluteus muscle. Any other suitable encountered perforators may be dissected and included in the flap.
Tait, on the comeback trail from a three-month lay-off following elbow surgery last October, injured a gluteus muscle in Australia's win over England in Hobart ODI.