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iliacus branch of iliolumbar artery


Definition: terminal branch of iliolumbar artery (with lumbar branch) distributed to iliac fossa to supply iliac muscle, ilium, and portions of muscles having attachment to the iliac crest.

Synonym(s): ramus iliacus arteriae iliolumbalisTA, iliac branch of iliolumbar artery

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