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a·la of ilium [TA]
the upper flaring portion of the ilium that provides a broad surface for attachment of iliac and gluteal muscles; its anterior concavity forms the iliac fossa.
ala of ilium
Broad, upper portion of the iliac bone.
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Plain radiographs will show the bony defect in the ilium and frequently loops outside the wing of ilium
will be evident.