Iliac region


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a region of the abdomen, on either side of the hypogastric regions, and below the lumbar regions.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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A 6th year student Sourabh Tiwari born in 1988 was delivered to the Osh city hospital on February 22 with complaints of severe pain in the epigastrium and right iliac region, nausea, vomiting, dry mouth.
A 64-year-old male presented with pain in the left iliac region for 6 months.
First, a right paraumbilical incision was made to introduce a Hasson trocar, which showed citric parauterine effusion and dolicosigma, and then, two other trocars were placed, one in the right lumbar region (10 mm) and the second in the left iliac region (5 mm).
Obturador foramina are located on the puboischiadic bar, at level of the iliac region. Iliac processes are oriented towards the posterior part of the pelvic girdle (Fig.
A surgical scar of appendicectomy was noted in the right iliac region. A quick clinical diagnosis of a right-sided obstructed inguinal hernia was made, and the patient was immediately prepared for surgery.
A 17-year-old male, student by occupation, presented with chief complaints of a swelling in the left iliac region for the last one year.