gluteus medius


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gluteus medius

[′glüd·ē·əs ′mēd·ē·əs]
(anatomy)
The muscle of the buttocks lying between the gluteus maximus and gluteus minimus.
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This motion has also been show to be effective in activating the gluteus medius (Bolgla & Uhl, 2005; Distefano, Blackburn, Marshall, & Padua, 2009; Ekstrom, Donatelli, & Carp, 2007).
A estos animales se les tomo la muestra del musculo Gluteus medius a traves de la biopsia muscular por puncion percutanea, por la tecnica de Lindholm y Phiehl [35], la cual consiste en la identificacion del area para la toma de la muestra, 10 cm caudo-dorsal de la tuberosidad coxal en un angulo de 45[degrees], luego de realizada la asepsia de la zona se procedio a una infiltracion con un anestesico local, tratando de afectar solo a piel y fascia superficial externa del musculo, luego se realizo una incision de 1cm de longitud en piel y fascia glutea superficial para luego introducir la aguja de biopsia muscular percutanea de Bergstronm [4], posteriormente de la toma de la muestra se coloco un compuesto cicatrizante con antibiotico en la herida.
The gluteus medius and gluteus minimus are two smaller muscles that lie on the side of your hip.
The patient was treated with Active Release Techniques[R] applied to the lateral hip complex including the TFL, gluteus medius and maximus, the entire ITB, and fascia latae.
The main functions of the gluteus medius, gluteus minimus, and tensor fascia lata muscles are the abduction and the internal rotation of the leg (Donofrio, Bird, Assimos, & Mathes, 1998; Willick, Margherita, & Carter, 1998).
Clamshells -- lying on one's side with legs bent, and raising and lowering the top leg -- are the simplest and easiest way to strengthen the gluteus medius. To work your hamstrings, butt and quads, try side and lateral lunges and split and sumo squats.
The following day, the carcass sides were transferred to a cutting room where five representative muscles including: longissimus dorsi (LD), gluteus medius (GM), semimembranosus (SM), biceps femoris (BF), and triceps brachii (TB) muscles were taken from both sides (left and right) of each carcass.
After splitting the atrophied gluteus maximus, the fascia of the gluteus medius was exposed.
[sup][11] The strength of the following 14 muscle groups were examined: neck flexion, neck extensor, deltoid, biceps, triceps, iliopsoas, gluteus medius, gluteus maximus, hamstrings, quadriceps femoris, wrist flexion, wrist extension, ankle dorsiflexion, and ankle plantarflexion.
This constellation of conditions includes greater trochanteric bursitis, gluteus medius (GM) tears, and external coxa saltans or snapping hip syndrome.
Harris, "Influence of oral beta-alanine and L-histidine supplementation on the carnosine content of the gluteus medius," Equine Veterinary Journal, vol.