Hypogastric region

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The lower part of the abdomen.
An arbitrary division of the abdomen below the umbilical and between the two iliac regions.

See also: Hypogastric, Hypogastric

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Deep abdominal palpation revealed sensitivity in the left flank, irradiating towards the hypogastric region and sigmoid colon.
Physical examination may reveal a palpable mass in the hypogastric region, pronounced muscular atrophy, the skin fragility syndrome, systolic murmur and irregular heartbeat (BISIGNANO & BRUYETTE, 2012).
Instead, an enlarged spleen (Span 20cm) was present in umbilical, right iliac fossa and hypogastric region with its hilum facing left laterally.