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iliacus minor (muscle)

 

Definition: the fibers of the iliacus arising from the anterior inferior iliac spine and inserted into the iliofemoral ligament, sometimes distinctly separate from the rest of the muscle.

Synonym(s): musculus iliacus minor, musculus iliocapsularis

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