A vein that begins near the upper part of the greater sciatic foramen, passes upward behind and slightly medial to the hypogastric artery and, at the brim of the pelvis, joins with the external iliac to form the common iliac vein. [WP,unvetted]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Internal_iliac_vein ]

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Term information

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definition
  • A vein that begins near the upper part of the greater sciatic foramen, passes upward behind and slightly medial to the hypogastric artery and, at the brim of the pelvis, joins with the external iliac to form the common iliac vein. [WP,unvetted].
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/cb/Internaliliacv.png
has related synonym
  • v. iliaca interna
  • hypogastric vein
  • v. hypogastrica
id
  • UBERON:0001317
present in taxon
  • http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_9606