eminence

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eminence

Anatomy a projection of an organ or part

Eminence

, Eminency
a title used to address or refer to a cardinal
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1988) (9), as reported by Guerra (8), stated that insertion of Psoas minor muscle is by a thin tendon into the iliopectineal eminence, arcuate line, the iliac fascia & pectineal ligament.
Coxa saltans interna, or internal snapping of the psoas, is thought to occur as the iliacus and psoas muscles converge and fuse together as they pass through a groove between the iliopectineal eminence and the anterior inferior iliac spine.