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common iliac artery

[¦käm·ən ‚il·ē‚ak ′ärd·ə·rē]
(anatomy)
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The larger part of the leiomyosarcoma was found to be intravascular and tethered to the common iliac vein and IVC in the primary excision (Figure 5).
The physiology of aortic and common iliac artery compression has been studied in normal volunteers, and compression has shown effective control of blood flow to the distal extremities.
The ureter crosses the pelvic brim close to the bifurcation of the common iliac artery, at which point it becomes the pelvic ureter.
The tip of the needle was ultrasonographically guided and advanced into the retroperitoneal area, flanked posteriorly by the fifth lumbar vertebra and laterally by the common iliac vessels.
Cross-sectional imaging was available for 11 of the 19 patients, and the findings indicated a left common iliac diameter (at the point of maximal narrowing) of 3.
Allograft replacement of common iliac artery mycotic aneurysm caused by Bacteroides fragilis vertebral spondylitis: a case report.
The deep sacral and common iliac nodes receive vessels from the rectum, uterus, vagina and bladder.
Mallory TH: Rupture of the common iliac vein from reaming the acetabulum during total hip replacement: A case report.
An autopsy determined, however, that the actual cause of the patient's death was a relatively large ruptured right common iliac artery aneurysm (abdominal aneurysm).
Each study is designed to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of using either balloon expandable or self-expanding stents to treat peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in the common iliac and external iliac arteries.
Following this, the ureter was dissected caudally to the level of crossing of the common iliac artery.
An abdominal aortogram showed a 50% narrowing of the ostium of the right renal artery, complete occlusion of the proximal portion of the left common iliac artery with bridging collaterals, 75% narrowing of the proximal right common iliac artery by a complex plaque, and 70% narrowing at the ostium of the right internal iliac artery.