greater sciatic notchGo to external page http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0014411
On the dorsal border of the wing of the ilium , at it's junction with the shaft is a cut away. This forms the Greater sciatic notch. The sciatic nerve runs over the notch in passage to the hindlimb. [ MURDOCH:865 ]
Synonyms: incisura ischiadica major greater sacrosciatic notch
deep indentation in the posterior border of the hip bone at the point of union of the ilium and ischium[HP:0010456].