What is iliac?

  • (adj): Of or relating to the ilium.

Iliac

Iliac can refer to one of the following:

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Common Iliac Vein
... In human anatomy, the common iliac veins are formed by the external iliac veins and internal iliac veins ... The left and right common iliac veins come together in the abdomen at the level of the fifth lumbar vertebra, forming the inferior vena cava ... Both common iliac veins are accompanied along their course by common iliac arteries ...
Iliac
... Iliac can refer to one of the following Iliac artery Ilium (bone) Iliac vein Iliac fossa ...
Anterior Superior Iliac Spine
... The anterior superior iliac spine (ASIS) is an important landmark of surface anatomy ... It refers to the anterior extremity of the iliac crest of the pelvis, which provides attachment for the inguinal ligament, and the sartorius muscle ... The Tensor Fasciae Latae muscle attaches about 5cm away at the iliac tubercle ...
Left Colic Vein - Branches
... ovarian ♀/testicular ♂, pampiniform plexus ♂) · lumbar · common iliac Common iliac Unpaired median sacral vein Internal iliac posterior iliolumbar · superior gluteal · lateral sacral anterior ...
Common Iliac Lymph Nodes
... The common iliac lymph nodes, four to six in number, are grouped behind and on the sides of the common iliac artery, one or two being placed below the ... They drain chiefly the hypogastric and external iliac glands, and their efferents pass to the lateral aortic glands ... Inferior mesenteric (Pararectal) Other Cisterna chyli Retroperitoneal lymph nodes Pelvic iliac Common (External Internal Sacral) M LMO anat (h, u, t, a, l)/phys/devp ...