Review Items - Gluteal Region, Posterior Thigh & Hip

| Review Items Key | Review Items Sequence Summary |
Osteology:
Posterior superior iliac spine (N486,TG6-04)
Greater and lesser sciatic notch (N486,TG6-04)
Ischial spine & tuberosity (N486,TG6-04)
Femur (N489,TG3-06,TG3-07)
Greater trochanter
Intertrochanteric crest
Trochanteric fossa
Gluteal tuberosity
Ligaments:
Sacrotuberous ligament (N503,N353,TG3-07,TG6-06)
Sacrospinous ligament (N503,N353,TG3-07,TG6-06)
Muscles:
Gluteus maximus m. & fascia (N503,TG3-26)
Gluteus medius m. & fascia (gluteal aponeurosis) (N503,TG3-26)
Gluteus minimus m. (N503,TG3-26)
Tensor fasciae latae m. (N494,N503,TG3-17)
Piriformis m. (N503,TG3-26)
Obturator internus tendon & m. (N495,N503,TG3-26,TG3-28)
Superior & inferior gemellus mm. (N503,TG3-26,TG3-28)
Quadratus femoris m. (N503,TG3-26,TG3-28)
Biceps femoris m. (N495,TG3-29)
Long & short head
Semitendinosus m. (N495,TG3-29)
Semimembranosus m. (N495,TG3-29)
Nerves and vessels:

Sacral plexus (N499,TG3-25A,TG3-25B)
Superior gluteal a., v. & n. (N489,N499,N503,TG3-26)
Inferior gluteal a., v. & n. (N499,TG3-26)
Pudendal n. (N499,N502,N503,TG3-26)
Internal pudendal a. & v. (N402,N404,TG3-26)
Nerve to obturator internus (& superior gemellus) (N499,N503,TG3-26)
Sciatic n. (502,TG3-26)

Tibial n. (N540,TG3-66)
Common fibular (peroneal) n. (N540,TG3-65A,TG3-65B)
Popliteal a. & v. (N517,TG3-31)
Genicular aa. (N517,TG3-38AB)
     Superior medial
     Superior lateral
     Middle (N512)

Hip joint:

Iliofemoral ligament (N487,TG3-54)

Pubofemoral ligament (N487,TG3-54)

Ischiofemoral ligament (N487,TG3-54)

Zona orbicularis (TG3-55A,TG3-55B)

Acetabular labrum (N487,TG3-55)

Transverse acetabular ligament (N487,TG3-55)

Ligamentum capitis femoris (N487,TG3-55)

Iliopectineal bursa (N487,TG3-54,N496)

Associated structures

Obturator externus muscle (N493,TG3-21, N539,TG3-64) http://www.med.umich.edu/lrc/coursepages/m1/anatomy2010/html/images/vhf_btn.gif

Obturator membrane (N487,TG3-55)

Obturator artery (N487,TG3-55)

 

Miscellaneous:

Fascia lata (N544,TG3-03)

Sacroiliac joint (N353,N354,TG6-06A,TG6-06B)

Popliteal fossa - boundaries (N495,TG3-31)

Clinical Terms:

Sciatica

Avascular necrosis

Hip prosthesis

Trendelenburg sign/gluteal gait

Ischial bursitis

Trochanteric bursitis

Popliteal artery aneurysm

 

Updated: 07 Nov 2011