gluteus

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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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A 46-year-old female patient applied to our clinic with complaints of inflamed acnes on the body and glutei. Owing to the diagnoses of diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia since 10 years, the patient was monitored for metabolic syndrome.
Based on the Herbert classification in 1825, the inferior gluteal artery divides into "ramus coccygeus", "rami glutei" and "rami comes nervi ischiadici".
When you perform such motions in a swimming pool, however, the buoyancy of the water lifts the pressure from those joints while still allowing you to exercise the glutei, abductors, quadriceps, and other hip-related muscles.