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iliohypogastric nerve

 

Definition: terminal branch, with ilioinguinal nerve, of the first lumbar nerve; it supplies the abdominal muscles and the skin of the lower part of the anterior abdominal wall.

Synonym(s): nervus iliohypogastricusTA, iliopubic nerve, nervus iliopubicus

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