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Medical Term:

iliolumbar ligament

Definition

the strong ligament that connects the fourth and fifth lumbar vertebrae with the ilium, spanning the “notch” between the vertebral column and the wing of the ilium.

Synonym(s): ligamentum iliolumbaleTA

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