external iliac node

external iliac node

a node in one of the seven groups of parietal nodes serving the lymphatic system in the abdomen and the pelvis. Compare common iliac node, iliac circumflex node, internal iliac node. See also lymph, lymphatic system, lymph node.
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05), but not in external iliac nodes and obturator nodes (Fig.
We think that obturator and external iliac nodes and the internal iliac region should be the target of PLND.
14] Given the present results, we think that the internal iliac region, not only obturator or external iliac nodes, should be the target of the PLND.