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*  Iliac artery
... forms when the common iliac artery bifurcates, supplies the perineum and sexual organs. Iliac vein. ... Common iliac artery - forms at terminus of the aorta External iliac artery - forms when the common iliac artery bifurcates, ... In human anatomy, the iliac arteries are three arteries located in the region of the ilium in the pelvis: ... continues as the femoral artery at the inguinal ligament Internal iliac artery - ...
*  Common iliac artery
Both common iliac arteries are accompanied along their course by the two common iliac veins which lie posteriorly and to the ... Common iliac arteries Gray's s157 - "The arteries of the lower extremity" Gray's s173 - "The veins of the lower extremity, ... The common iliac artery, and all of its branches, exist as paired structures (that is to say, there is one on the left side and ... The common iliac arteries are two large arteries that originate from the aortic bifurcation at the level of the fourth lumbar ...
*  Femoral vein
... where it becomes the external iliac vein. Several large veins drain into the femoral vein: popliteal vein deep vein of the ... Femoral vein Femoral vein Femoral vein Femoral vein Femoral vein Femoral vein Bundens WP, Bergan JJ, Halasz NA, Murray J, ... profunda femoris vein) joins with it, and differentiate the distal segment of the femoral vein from the deep vein of the thigh ... use the term superficial femoral vein for the distal part of the femoral vein to: differentiate the femoral vein segments ...
*  Iliac vein
... and joins the external iliac vein External iliac vein, terminates at the common iliac vein, drains the femoral vein Internal ... Common iliac vein, formed by the external and internal iliac veins, drains into the inferior vena cava Deep circumflex iliac ... iliac vein, terminates at the common iliac vein, drains pelvic organs and perineum. ... In human anatomy, iliac vein refers to several anatomical structures located in the pelvis: ...
*  External iliac vein
The external iliac veins are large veins that connect the femoral veins to the common iliac veins. Their origin is at the ... to form the common iliac veins). Both external iliac veins are accompanied along their course by external iliac arteries. ... Inferior epigastric veins Deep circumflex iliac vein Diagram showing completion of development of the parietal veins. The ... The veins of the right half of the male pelvis. The spermatic cord in the inguinal canal. External iliac vein. Deep dissection ...
*  Common iliac vein
... the common iliac veins are formed by the external iliac veins and internal iliac veins. The left and right common iliac veins ... Both common iliac veins are accompanied along their course by common iliac arteries. Henry Gray (1918), Anatomy of the Human ... Body, p. 677, archived from the original on 2009-12-22, retrieved 2008-06-15 Gray's s173 - "The Veins of the Lower Extremity, ...
*  Internal iliac vein
... and the iliolumbar vein which usually joins the common iliac vein, the tributaries of the Internal Iliac vein correspond with ... joins with the external iliac vein to form the common iliac vein. With the exception of the fetal umbilical vein which passes ... The internal iliac vein (hypogastric vein) begins near the upper part of the greater sciatic foramen, passes upward behind and ... the branches of the Internal iliac artery. Diagram showing completion of development of the parietal veins. Pelvic contents: ...
*  Deep circumflex iliac vein
The deep circumflex iliac vein is formed by the union of the venae comitantes of the deep iliac circumflex artery, and joins ... the external iliac vein about 2 cm. above the inguinal ligament. It also receives small tributary branches from the ... thoracoepigastric vein This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918). ...
*  Inferior epigastric artery
The iliac veins. Dissection of side wall of pelvis showing sacral and pudendal plexuses. Posterior view of the anterior ... Along its course, it is accompanied by a similarly named vein, the inferior epigastric vein. These epigastric vessels form the ... In human anatomy, inferior epigastric artery refers to the artery that arises from the external iliac artery and anastomoses ... It arises from the external iliac artery, immediately above the inguinal ligament. It curves forward in the subperitoneal ...
*  Median sacral artery
Lateral sacral artery The iliac veins. Scheme of the anastomosis of the veins of the rectum. The relations of the viscera and ... It is crossed by the left common iliac vein and accompanied by a pair of venæ comitantes; these unite to form a single vessel ... that opens into the left common iliac vein. The median sacral artery is morphologically the direct continuation of the ...
*  Uterine veins
The uterine veins are tributaries of the internal iliac veins. They are found in the cardinal ligaments. http://www.ucd.ie/ ...
*  Median sacral vein
... and joins to form a single vein, which ends in the left common iliac vein; sometimes in the angle of junction of the two iliac ... The median sacral vein (or middle sacral veins) accompanies the corresponding artery along the front of the sacrum, ... veins. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918). ...
*  Lumbar veins
The iliolumbar veins join the common iliac veins. Posterior intercostal veins Subcostal vein Ascending lumbar vein. ... which then joins the subcostal vein of the same side to form the azygous vein on the right or hemiazygous vein on the left. The ... The lumbar veins are veins running along the inside of the posterior abdominal wall. They are the lumbar equivalent of the ... The first and second lumbar veins usually join the ascending lumbar vein rather than the inferior vena cava, ...
*  Aortic bifurcation
The right common iliac artery passes in front of the left common iliac vein. In some individual, mainly women with lumbar ... The aortic bifurcation is usually seen at the level of L4, just above the junction of the left and right common iliac veins. ... The aortic bifurcation is the point at which the abdominal aorta bifurcates (forks) into the left and right common iliac ... lordosis this vein can be compressed between the vertebra and the artery. This is the so-called Cockett syndrome or May-Thurner ...
*  Vesical venous plexus
It is drained, by means of several vesical veins, into the internal iliac veins. This article incorporates text in the public ...
*  May-Thurner syndrome
Compression of the left common iliac vein may be seen on pelvic CT. In contrast to the right common iliac vein, which ascends ... in the iliofemoral vein. The specific problem is compression of the left common iliac vein by the overlying right common iliac ... connecting both internal iliac veins, thus creating outflow through the right common iliac vein. Sometimes vertical collaterals ... such as the right common iliac vein getting compressed by the right common iliac artery. In the 21st century the May-Thurner ...
*  Lymph sacs
The posterior lymph sacs are associated with the junctions of the external and internal iliac veins. These four new lymph sacs ... When the development of the lymphatic system begins from the cardinal vein, all of the endothelial cells appear to have the ... These ducts drain into the venous junctions of the internal jugular and subclavian veins. However, these ducts eventually ... which come together in a centripetal direction and secondarily opened into the veins. However, more recent research has shown ...
*  Lymphatic system
The last of the lymph sacs, the paired posterior lymph sacs, develop from the iliac veins. The posterior lymph sacs produce ... The arteries and veins supplying the lymph node with blood enter and exit through the hilum. The region of the lymph node ... The first lymph sacs to appear are the paired jugular lymph sacs at the junction of the internal jugular and subclavian veins. ... The lacteals were termed the fourth kind of vessels (the other three being the artery, vein and nerve, which was then believed ...
*  Middle rectal veins
They run lateralward on the pelvic surface of the levator ani to end in the internal iliac vein. Veins superior to the middle ... The middle rectal veins (or middle hemorrhoidal vein) take origin in the hemorrhoidal plexus and receive tributaries from the ... Veins inferior, and including, the middle rectal vein drain into systemic circulation and are returned to the heart, bypassing ... rectal vein in the colon and rectum drain via the portal system to the liver. ...
*  Sacral plexus
In front of it are the internal iliac artery, internal iliac vein, the ureter, and the sigmoid colon. The superior gluteal ... artery and vein run between the lumbosacral trunk and the first sacral nerve, and the inferior gluteal artery and vein between ...
*  Lymph hearts
The other pair at the end of the vertebral column pump lymph into the iliac vein in the legs. Rana catesbiana and Rana ... The anterior pair opens into the subclavian vein and the posterior pair into the femoral vein. The pair near the third vertebra ... The lymph hearts rhythmically and slowly pump to drive the lymph into the veins. It is possible to see the lymph hearts beat by ... In amphibians, lymph hearts lie at vein junctions. Frogs and salamanders have 10 to 20 lymph hearts, while caecilians have more ...
*  Rectal venous plexus
The middle part of the external plexus is drained by the middle rectal vein which joins the internal iliac vein. The lower part ... of the external plexus is drained by the inferior rectal veins into the internal pudendal vein The veins of the hemorrhoidal ... The upper part of the external plexus is drained by the superior rectal vein which forms the commencement of the inferior ... mesenteric vein, a tributary of the portal vein. ... less support from surrounding structures than most other veins ...
*  Common raven physiology
The renal portal valve is situated between the renal portal vein and the common iliac vein which leads to the posterior vena ... Next, the renal portal system, which involves the afferent veins, obtains blood from the ischiadic and external iliac veins. ... After entering the renal portal vein, blood enters the peritubular blood supply. Here, blood from the portal veins and the ... Closing of the valve directs the blood to flow into the renal portal vein, and when the valve is open, blood flows into the ...
*  Vesical veins
The vesical veins receive blood from the vesical venous plexus and are tributaries of the internal iliac veins. Severe ... The vesical veins are veins in the pelvis that drain blood from the urinary bladder. ...
*  Mark Whiteley
"Haemorrhoids are associated with internal iliac vein reflux in up to one-third of women presenting with varicose veins ... veins that run around other veins in the leg and are often associated with Pelvic Vein Reflux. They can cause recurrent ... In 2013, Professor Mark Whiteley and his team described a new sort of vein associated with varicose veins. Primary Avalvular ... "Prof Mark Whiteley "Best for veins"". Conde Nast. Tatler. "Prof Mark Whiteley "Best for veins"". Conde Nast. Get Surrey. "Toast ...
*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
site (454) Varicose veins of lower extremities (454.0) Varicose veins w/ ulcer (454.1) Varicose veins w/ inflammation (454.2) ... Dissection of iliac artery (443.23) Dissection of renal artery (443.24) Dissection of vertebral artery (443.29) Dissection of ... 452) Portal vein thrombosis (453) Other venous embolism and thrombosis (453.4) Deep vein thrombosis, unspec. (453.41) Deep vein ... Deep vein thrombosis, femoral (451.19) Deep vein thrombosis, other leg veins (451.8) Of other sites (451.82) Phlebitis, ...
*  Inferior vena cava
It is formed by the joining of the right and the left common iliac veins, usually at the level of the fifth lumbar vertebra. ... the gonadal veins and suprarenal veins drain into the inferior vena cava directly. On the left, they drain into the renal vein ... The inferior vena cava begins as the left and right common iliac veins behind the abdomen unite, at about the level of L5. It ... The inferior vena cava is formed by the joining of the left and right common iliac veins and brings collected blood into the ...