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a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body

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a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic

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The microvascular anatomy of superior and inferior gluteal artery perforator (SGAP and IGAP) flaps: A fresh cadaveric study and clinical implications.
Simultaneous bilateral breast reconstruction with in-the-crease inferior gluteal artery perforator flaps.
Inferior gluteal artery perforator flap for closure of sacral defects after pilonidal sinus surgery.
The inferior gluteal artery gives articular branch in 81% arising either the directly in 78% or indirectly in 3%.
The inferior gluteal artery gives articular branch in 82.8% arising either directly in 78.4% or indirectly in 4.4%.
(1995) and inferior gluteal artery by Keeling et al.
Among its branches, there are the superior gluteal artery, the inferior gluteal artery and the internal pudendal artery that go out from the pelvis through the greater ischiatic foramen to the gluteal region (Moore & Dalley, 2004).
In the extrapelvic course of the inferior gluteal artery was observed that one of its branches, called ischiatic artery, is a long and thin vessel that is related to the ischiatic nerve; and that the internal pudendal artery in this region sends only muscular branches to irrigate the muscles of this region (Williams et al., 1979).
and International Anatomical Terminology (2001) that considers this artery as a branch of inferior gluteal artery, what was not found in our study.
The inferior gluteal artery is the larger terminal branch of the anterior division of internal iliac artery and principally supplies the buttock and thigh.
Its numerous branches supply the muscle and anastomose with the inferior gluteal artery branches while others perforate the tendinous medial attachment of the muscle to supply the skin over the sacrum where they anastomose with the posterior branches of the lateral sacral arteries.
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