Definition of Iliac region. Meaning of Iliac region. Synonyms of Iliac region

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Definition of Iliac region

Iliac region
Iliac Il"i*ac, a. [Cf. F. iliaque. See Ileum, and cf. Jade a stone.] 1. (Anat.) Pertaining to, or in the region of, the ilium, or dorsal bone of the pelvis; as, the iliac artery. [Written also ileac.] 2. See Ileac, 1. [R.] Iliac crest, the upper margin of the ilium. Iliac passion. See Ileus. Iliac region, a region of the abdomen, on either side of the hypogastric regions, and below the lumbar regions.

Meaning of Iliac region from wikipedia

- the upper iliac bones. Biiliac width has the following common synonyms: pelvic bone width, biiliac breadth, intercristal breadth/width, bi-iliac breadth/width...
- the ilium (or iliac crest) is the superior border of the wing of ilium and the superiolateral margin of the greater pelvis. The iliac crest stretches...
- the right iliac region as the person is being examined lies on their left side. Perman´s sign: In acute appendicitis palpation in the left iliac fossa may...
- exclude the anal canal. In humans, the large intestine begins in the right iliac region of the pelvis, just at or below the waist, where it is joined to the...
- The iliac fossa is a large, smooth, concave surface on the internal surface of the ilium (part of the 3 fused bones making the hip bone). The iliac fossa...
-      rectus femoris anterior inferior iliac spine and the exterior surface of the bony ridge which forms the iliac portion of the acetabulum Patella and...
- superior ring is formed by the iliac bone; the anterior side stretches from the acetabulum up to the anterior superior iliac spine; the posterior side reaches...
- right iliac region to the right hypochondrium Splenomegaly by percussing from the right iliac region to the right hypochondrium and the left iliac to the...
- mild to moderate ache around the dimple or posterior superior iliac spine (PSIS) region. The pain may become worse and sharp while doing activities such...
- lumbar region contains the left edge of the transverse colon and the left edge of the small intestine. The lower right square is the right iliac region and...
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