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.
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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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A subsidiary clue to the location is the deep circumflex iliac artery, which originates from the external iliac artery on the lateral side at about the same level as the medial origin of the IEA.