Definition of sciatic in English:
1Of or relating to the hip.
- It arises from the lumbosacral plexus and then enters the thigh through the greater sciatic foramen.
- When inferior branches are absent, they are sometimes replaced by branches from the middle rectal, gluteal, and sciatic arteries.
- Patients with the piriformis syndrome will have pain with passive internal rotation and palpation of the sciatic notch, as well as with active external rotation.
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