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  • 16/10/2021

Description of The Piriformis Muscle

The piriformis is a flat, pyramidal in shape muscle that lies on the surface of the deep gluteal muscles. Its located in the buttocks near the top of the hip joint. It is a part of the six short external hip rotator group muscles;

[obturator internus, superior and inferior gemilli, quadratus femoris, obturator aternus]. 

The muscle passes from the pelvis to the gluteal region by passing through the greater sciatic notch and inserts on the medial side of the superior aspect of the greater trochanter of the femur [femur is the bone of the thigh or upper hindlimb, articulating at the hip and the knee].

Moreover, its pyramidal shape lies almost parallel with the posterior margin of the gluteus medius.

Functions of the Piriformis Muscle 

Let us now take a look at the functions of the piriformis muscle. This muscle is crucial in the lower …

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  • 09/12/2020

Dentures not only let you eat and speak comfortably, but even help you to smile with a full set of teeth in social gatherings. But when they fracture without any prior notice, you need to get them repaired right away! If you’re living in the suburbs of Wantirna, it’s best to visit a denture clinic there, to get the job done. There are a few essential things that you need to know about denture repairs before heading to a denture clinic.

Usually, Partial Dentures are repaired by a skilled technician working in denture clinics or dental laboratory

es. Generally, most suburban areas have denture clinics and if you’re a resident of Wantirna – you may just be in luck, because the dental clinics here offer exceptional denture care!  At first, one of the dentists will inspect your dentures thoroughly. You will then hear your dentist give instructions for denture repairs …