iliac artery

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Noun1.iliac artery - one of the large arteries supplying blood to the pelvis and legsiliac artery - one of the large arteries supplying blood to the pelvis and legs
ilium - the upper and widest of the three bones making up the hipbone
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
common iliac artery - terminal branches of the abdominal aorta
external iliac artery - the outer branch of the common iliac artery on either side of the body; becomes the femoral artery
hypogastric artery, internal iliac artery - the inner branch of the common iliac artery on either side of the body; divides into several branches that supply blood to the pelvic and gluteal areas
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Generally, iliac arteries are of two types, internal and external iliac arteries.
In this study, renal arteries can originate from the abdominal aorta, common iliac arteries and the inferior mesenteric artery (FigS.
Aneurysms in the aorta and bilateral iliac arteries were detected.
Coronal and sagittal view of contrast-enhanced computed tomography of the abdomen and (a, b) 3D-volume rendering images showing a filling defect of the infrarenal abdominal aorta and major iliac arteries (c)
The abdominal aorta is divided into the right and left common iliac arteries at the level of the L4-L5 vertebra, and the common iliac artery is divided into two parts as the external and internal iliac artery at the pelvic brim.
Until now, patients with small iliac arteries were considered ineligible for thoracic endovascular aneurysm repair or required adjunctive procedures to accommodate calcification and tortuosity concerns.
They cover head and neck; breast and neurovascular system of the upper extremity; thorax; abdominal wall; small and large intestines; stomach, duodenum, and esophagus; liver, biliary system, pancreas, and spleen; kidney, adrenal, ureters, and bladder; pelvis; and aorta, iliac arteries, and blood supply to the lower extremity (vascular exposure).
Spontaneous common iliac arteries rupture in Ehiers-Danlos syndrome type IV: report of two cases and review of the literature.
(4) identified the presence of significant angulation and calcification of the iliac arteries as well as excessive limb oversizing as independent predictors of endograft limb occlusion after endovascular aneurysm repair (4).
Atherosclerosis of the iliac arteries occurs frequently in patients with end-stage renal disease who are awaiting renal transplants [1].
An aortography was performed, which showed residual thrombus at the distal end of both common iliac arteries. Two balloon expandable covered stents (Bentley Innomed GmbH, Germany, 10 x 37 mm (right side) and 9 x 37 (left side)) were additionally deployed caudally.