Absence of gluteal muscle: The absence of the buttock (gluteal) muscles at birth. Spina bifida occulta (absence of back part of some vertebrae) was also present.
- Absent gluteal muscle
- Spina bifida occulta
It was thought to be caused by an autosomal recessive gene.
Signs and symptoms of Absence of gluteal muscle may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
His condition can be improved with the use of exercise and massage.