deep circumflex iliac artery

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deep cir·cum·flex il·i·ac ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, external iliac; distribution, muscles and skin of lower abdomen, sartorius, and tensor fasciae latae; anastomoses, lumbar, inferior epigastric, superior gluteal, iliolumbar, and superficial circumflex iliac.

deep circumflex iliac artery

a branch of the external iliac artery that, with the interior epigastric artery, supplies the inferior part of the abdominal wall.

deep cir·cum·flex il·i·ac ar·te·ry

(dēp sir'kŭm-fleks il'ē-ak ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, external iliac; distribution, muscles and skin of lower abdomen, sartorius, and tensor fasciae latae; anastomoses, lumbar, inferior epigastric, superior gluteal, iliolumbar, and superficial circumflex iliac.
Synonym(s): arteria circumflexa iliaca profunda.
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Huger's zone I is located medially and Zone II includes the lower lateral abdomen, which is supplied by the external iliac system comprising of the superficial inferior epigastric artery and the superficial and deep circumflex iliac arteries.

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