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Medical Term:

internal iliac artery


Definition: origin, common iliac; branches, iliolumbar, lateral sacral, obturator, superior gluteal, inferior gluteal, umbilical, superior vesical, inferior vesical, middle rectal, and internal pudendal.

Synonym(s): arteria iliaca internaTA, arteria hypogastrica, hypogastric artery

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