internal iliac vein

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Noun1.internal iliac vein - a vein that unites with the external iliac vein to form the common iliac vein
iliac vein, vena iliaca - one of three veins draining the pelvic area
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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.
Her only relevant surgical history involved thrombolysis of the right common iliac artery and subsequent stenting of the left internal iliac vein due to compressive symptoms associated with May-Thurner syndrome.
The left internal iliac vein forming the common iliac vein was transected at the bifurcation region.
Further CECT abdomen was done which showed multiple abscesses, it also showed duplication of IVC on the left side which extended from left internal iliac vein, extending superiorly on left lateral aspect of aorta draining in left renal vein.