Clinical tip: Internal iliac
artery and peripartum bleeding During intractable pelvic hemorrhage or peripartum bleeding, ligation of the anterior trunk of the internal iliac
artery bilaterally will decrease the amount of bleeding dramatically because the internal iliac
artery is the major vascular supply of the pelvic cavity.
Xue-bin, "Pre-cesarean prophylactic balloon placement in the internal iliac
artery to prevent postpartum hemorrhage among women with pernicious placenta previa," International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 2018.
Vulvar hematoma secondary to spontaneous rupture of the internal iliac
artery: clinical review.
artery classification and its clinical significance.
Adverse consequences of internal iliac
artery occlusion during endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Preservation of blood flow in the internal iliac
arteries is found to avoid pelvic flow disruption and reduce the rate of claudication, sexual dysfunction and colonic ischemia.
On the right side, the right internal iliac
artery (RIIA) was supplied by the right lumbar collateral artery, but the right external iliac artery (REIA) was occluded.
Subintimal passage of a hydrophilic wire was followed by direct catheter canulation of the left internal iliac
Immediately lateral is the medial umbilical fold, which is the peritoneal covering of the obliterated umbilical artery, a branch of the superior vesical artery that comes off the anterior trunk of the internal iliac
artery (IIA) also called as hypogastric artery according to the older terminology is given off by the common iliac artery (CIA) at its bifurcation anterior to the pelvic brim at the level of the sacroiliac joint.
In 45 cases involved in vascular injuries, the Left common iliac vein injured in 32 cases, right common iliac vein in 3 cases, left internal iliac
artery in 3 cases, left common iliac artery in 4 cases, left internal iliac
vein in 2 cases and inferior vena cava in one case.
Gelfoam was used primarily for the temporary control of bleeding before surgical intervention.10,11 In two cases, we noticed the use of Gelfoam; one with nasal bleed, and the other with internal iliac