Subgluteus medius bursa

The subgluteus medius bursa is one of the chief bursae situated on the lateral aspect of the hip joint. It is located deep to the distal insertion of the gluteus medius tendon, and covers a region of the superior part of the lateral facet of the greater trochanter of the proximal femur 1,2.

Related pathology

See also

Anatomy: Lower limb

Anatomy: Lower limb

Article information

rID: 82446
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • anterior subgluteus medius bursa

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