Medical Definition of Tuberositas glutea

1. The point of insertion on the upper portion of the shaft of the femur of the greater part of the gluteus maximus muscle; when markedly developed this tuberosity is called the third trochanter. Synonym: trochanter tertius, tuberositas glutea, crista glutea, gluteal crest, gluteal ridge. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tuberositas Glutea

tuberin
tuberins
tuberless
tuberlike
tuberoid
tuberoids
tuberoinfundibular
tuberoinfundibular tract
tuberon
tuberose
tuberoses
tuberositas
tuberositas coracoidea
tuberositas costalis
tuberositas deltoidea
tuberositas glutea (current term)
tuberositas iliaca
tuberositas musculi serrati anterioris
tuberositas ossis cuboidei
tuberositas ossis metatarsalis primi
tuberositas ossis metatarsalis quinti
tuberositas ossis navicularis
tuberositas phalangis distalis
tuberositas pterygoidea
tuberositas radii
tuberositas sacralis
tuberositas tibiae
tuberositas ulnae
tuberositas unguicularis

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