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gluteus

, glutaeus
any one of the three large muscles that form the human buttock and move the thigh, esp the gluteus maximus
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Bring your pelvis up to a level position once again by contracting your gluteal muscles.
Sag gluteal bolgedeki lezyondan keloid, sol gluteal bolgedeki lezyondan da leyomiyoma on tanilariyla iki adet punch biyopsi alindi.
Loose hair in the gluteal cleft, inadequate hygiene, and prolonged sitting have been suggested as causative factors via penetration of contaminated hairs into the skin.
Although focal FDG uptake in the deeper subcutaneous tissue of the gluteal region is not uncommonly observed as a result of injection site inflammation, the intense nature of the uptake and its deep location in the muscle was suspicious enough to warrant further evaluation.
Our patient sustained laceration to the left superior gluteal artery.
The patient presented here was unusual because the gluteal spreading of lung cancer is rare.
This article describes a patient who developed severe palsy of the hip abductor following repeated corticosteroid injections into the left gluteal muscles for treatment of chronic hip pain.
The previous technique necessitated an incision in the abdomen to place the control unit, whereas now it is placed over the gluteal region.
Because there are often more jumps and turns, says Marika Molnar, founder of Westside Dance Physical Therapy in New York, the gluteal muscles get more of a workout and the spinal column gets more compression from the high landings.
Regular stair climbing strengthens the major muscles of the lower body--the quadriceps, hamstrings, gluteal muscles, and hip flexors.
Repositioning, breathing, gluteal, hamstring and abdominal/oblique exercises were explained, demonstrated and critiqued in a series of eight visits during a 5-week period.
To protect the hips, it's the hip flexors and the gluteal muscles that need strengthening.