pelvic girdle

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pelvic girdle

[′pel·vik ¦gərd·əl]
(anatomy)
The system of bones supporting the lower limbs, or the hindlimbs, of vertebrates.
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Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) This is characterized by aching and morning stiffness in the shoulders, hip girdle, and neck that gets better as the day goes on.
With the abdominals in the front, para-spinals and gluteals in the back, diaphragm as roof, pelvic floor and hip girdle as bottom and hip abductors and rotators laterally.
It also focused on muscles of the hip girdle and abdomen.