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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Fact.MR has announced the addition of the "Iliac Artery Stents Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking - Global Review 2017 to 2025"report to their offering.
May-Thurner syndrome (MTS) is a rare disease which occurs due to the compression of the left iliac vein by the overriding right iliac artery, subsequently resulting in obstructed venous return, and ultimately predisposing the patient to deep venous thrombosis.1 Its incidence is variable and ranges between 5% to 18% in patients with DVT involving lower limb.
Different types of applications in the arterial stents market are coronary artery, carotid artery, iliac artery, femoral & popliteal artery, and others.
After placing 5 French sheath (Terumo), access to the ipsilateral common iliac artery was gained using 0.035-inch hydrophilic guidewires and 4 French catheters (Terumo).
The aneurysm was originating from the distal part of the upper renal artery (URA), which was anastomosed to the common iliac artery during the original surgery.
Based on these studies, due to the wide range of possible arterial origins that include: common iliac artery (40 %), median sacral artery (2.9 %), internal iliac artery (1.94 %), external iliac artery (0.97 %), iliolumbar artery (2.9 %) and phrenic artery (0.97 %).
Intraoperatively, the tumor was visualized infiltrating the left external and internal iliac artery, left external and internal iliac vein, recto-sigmoid, bladder, and left ureter.
Additional renal arteries can emerge from the abdominal aorta aloft the main branch or as low (inferiorly) as the internal iliac artery (13).
AAA is accompanied by iliac artery aneurysm (IAA) in 10-20% of cases (1).
Multiple arteries in the graft were anastomosed individually to recipient external iliac artery or to each other before anastomosis to the recipient vessels.
In this report, we present a rare case of rectum cancer with synchronous isolated left external iliac lymph node metastases with invasion of external iliac artery and ureter, with neither regional lymph node metastasis nor distant hematogenous metastasis, for whom a potentially curative operation including distant metastatic lymph node dissection and arterial reconstruction was performed.