The superior gluteal artery is the largest branch of the internal iliac artery which runs backward between the lumbosacral trunk and the first sacral nerve, and, passes out of the pelvis above the upper border of the piriformis muscle. It divides into a superficial and a deep branch.« Back to Glossary Index
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Arun Pal Singh is an orthopedic and trauma surgeon, founder and chief editor of this website. He works in Kanwar Hospital, Hajipur, Hoshiarpur, Punjab.
This website is an effort to educate and support people and medical personnel on orthopedic issues and musculoskeletal health.