Definition of Gluteal artery

1. Noun. Branches of the internal iliac artery that supply the hip joint and gluteal region.

Exact synonyms: Arteria Glutes
Generic synonyms: Arteria, Arterial Blood Vessel, Artery
Group relationships: Hip

Lexicographical Neighbors of Gluteal Artery

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gluteal artery (current term)
gluteal cleft
gluteal clefts
gluteal crest
gluteal fold
gluteal furrow
gluteal hernia
gluteal line
gluteal lymph nodes
gluteal muscle
gluteal reflex
gluteal region
gluteal ridge
gluteal surface of ilium
gluteal tuberosity

Literary usage of Gluteal artery

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Anatomy: Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray, Thomas Pickering Pick (1897)
"The gluteal artery is the largest branch of the internal iliac, and appears to be the continuation of the posterior division of that vessel. It is a short, ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1875)
"On Rupture nf the gluteal artery.—A case of rupture of Ihe gluteal artery, ... The gluteal artery was open, as if cut with a knife, just at the level of the ..."

3. The Comparative anatomy of the domesticated animals by Auguste Chauveau (1887)
"gluteal artery. (Figs. 275, 13 ; 277, 7.) This, the most voluminous of tho branches emanating from the pelvic trunk, arises opposite tho preceding, ..."

4. Cunningham's Manual of Practical Anatomy by Daniel John Cunningham, Arthur Robinson (1914)
"The inferior gluteal artery, a branch of the hypogastric artery (OT ... In a well-injected body the anastomosis between the inferior gluteal artery, ..."

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