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Muscle, piriformis

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  • Muscle, piriformis — A muscle that begins at the front surface of the sacrum (the V shaped bone between the buttocks at the base of the spine) and passes through the greater sciatic notch to attach to the top of the thigh bone (femur) at its bony prominence called… …   Medical dictionary

  • Piriformis muscle — (Posterior view of pelvis) The piriformis and nearby muscles …   Wikipedia

  • Muscle — is the tissue of the body which primarily functions as a source of power. There are three types of muscle in the body. Muscle which is responsible for moving extremities and external areas of the body is called "skeletal muscle." Heart… …   Medical dictionary

  • Muscle Piriforme — Le muscle piriforme. Le muscle piriforme (Musculus piriformis nomenclatures internationales) ou muscle pyramidal du bassin (dans l ancienne nomenclature française) est un muscle du bassin et de la cuisse. Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Muscle pyramidal du bassin — Muscle piriforme Le muscle piriforme. Le muscle piriforme (Musculus piriformis nomenclatures internationales) ou muscle pyramidal du bassin (dans l ancienne nomenclature française) est un muscle du bassin et de la cuisse. Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Piriformis syndrome — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = Nerves of the right lower extremity Posterior view. DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = pmr eMedicineTopic = 106 MeshID = Piriformis syndrome is a neuromuscular… …   Wikipedia

  • Piriformis muscle — A muscle that begins at the front surface of the sacrum (the V shaped bone between the buttocks at the base of the spine) and passes through the greater sciatic notch to attach to the top of the thigh bone (femur) at its bony prominence called… …   Medical dictionary

  • Piriformis syndrome — Irritation of the sciatic nerve caused by compression of the nerve within the buttock by the piriformis muscle. Typically, the pain of the piriformis syndrome is increased by contraction of the piriformis muscle, prolonged sitting, or direct… …   Medical dictionary

  • Muscle — For other uses of Muscle , see Muscle (disambiguation). A top down view of skeletal muscle Muscle (from Latin …   Wikipedia

  • Muscle piriforme — Le muscle piriforme. Le muscle piriforme (Musculus piriformis nomenclatures internationales) ou muscle pyramidal du bassin (dans l ancienne nomenclature française) est un muscle du bassin et de la cuisse. Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • piriformis — noun A muscle that rotates the thigh laterally …   Wiktionary

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