anterior superior iliac spine

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an·te·ri·or su·pe·ri·or il·i·ac spine

[TA]
the anterior extremity of the iliac crest, which provides attachment for the inguinal ligament and the sartorius muscle.

an·te·ri·or su·pe·ri·or il·i·ac spine

(ASIS) (an-tēr'ē-ŏr sŭ-pēr'ē-ŏr il'ē-ak spīn) [TA]
The prominence at the anterior projection of the iliac crest.

an·te·ri·or su·pe·ri·or il·i·ac spine

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr sŭ-pēr'ē-ŏr il'ē-ak spīn) [TA]
Anterior extremity of iliac crest, which provides attachment for the inguinal ligament and the sartorius muscle.
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