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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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The third trochanter is defined as the osseous tubercle in the superior part of the gluteal tuberosity.
The cruciate anastomosis involves the inferior gluteal, medial femoral circumflex, lateral femoral circumflex and the first perforating branch of the profunda femoral arteries.
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Among the clues: The giant roos' bones suggest a body too heavy for hopping, and their hips flared with room for attaching big gluteal muscles like those that help humans balance on one leg while stepping forward, Janis and colleagues say October 15 in PLOS ONE.
Bale has not played in any of Madrid's five matches since the international break, due to a gluteal muscle injury.
(3) Burbridge measured gluteal subcutaneous fat from 298 patients by CT-scan and found that a 37 mm needle would not penetrate the gluteal muscle fibres in 81 of 148 female patients (54.7%), in 21 of 150 male patients (14%), and in 102 of the 298 total sample (34.2%).
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.
Following the favorable results of Phase I/II trial under the company's first orthopedic indication, the treatment of injured gluteal muscle after total hip replacement, it has selected rotator cuff repair as an important indication in need of a novel cell therapy solution.