iliopubic eminence

(redirected from eminentia iliopubica)

il·i·o·pu·bic em·i·nence

[TA]
a rounded elevation on the superior surface of the hip bone at the junction of the ilium and the superior ramus of the pubis.

iliopubic eminence

a diffuse enlargement just anterior to the acetabulum, marking the junction of the ilium with the superior ramus of the pubis. Also called iliopectineal eminence, iliopectineal tubercle.

eminence

a projection or boss.

iliopubic eminence
on the leading edge of the pubis; an attachment point for abdominal muscles.