gluteal gluteal


  • (adj) of or relating to or near the gluteus muscles


  1. Infants have only small gluteal muscles, and because of their squirming he thinks it is safer to give them injections in the front or outer side of the thigh.
  2. Along the way it triggers an automatic reflex that causes the man to flinch and tighten his gluteal muscle.


  1. Sox's Jones on injury: 'Nothing big'

    Left gluteal strain.        
    on February 17, 2014     Source: Chicago Tribune

  2. Nate Jones diagnosed with gluteal strain

    Via beat writer Dan Hayes at GLENDALE, Ariz. — Nate Jones has been prescribed butt rest over bed rest. Per the training staff, the White Sox reliever has been restricted from any baseball activity for three or four days as he rests a gluteal strain that has bothered him for more than a week. Jones…
    on February 17, 2014     Source: NBC Sports: HardballTalk

  3. Sox reliever Jones on injury: 'Nothing big'

    GLENDALE, Ariz. – White Sox relief pitcher Nate Jones said Sunday that the left gluteal strain that has sidelined him for the start of spring training is “nothing big,” and he hopes to return to competing to be the Sox closer by next week.        
    on February 16, 2014     Source: Chicago Tribune


  1. "A veterinary examination revealed soreness in the solar surface of his left hind hoof," Bolger said. "A limb X-ray showed no abnormality. A pelvic ultrasound showed no abnormality, but there is soreness in the gluteal muscle area. He will be...
    on Jul 1, 2008 By: Jim Bolger Source:

  2. "He missed one breeze due to a sore gluteal muscle, and although he worked well last weekend I just felt it made more sense to wait and run him in the Florida Derby, since he's already 2 for 2 over this track," Pletcher explained.
    on Mar 14, 2008 By: Todd Pletcher Source: ESPN

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