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Medical Term:

iliacus minor (muscle)


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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