external iliac artery

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Related to External iliac vessels: common iliac artery, Deep circumflex iliac artery
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the outer branch of the common iliac artery on either side of the body

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A massive amount of lymph fluid then leaked from around the external iliac vessels and accumulated in the peritoneal cavity without absorption.
There were no injuries to external iliac vessels, internal iliac vein and ureter in our series of bilateral internal iliac ligation cases.
The donor splenic artery and vein are anastomosed to the recipient external iliac vessels.
Finally the learning points in avoiding thromboembolic complications in a similar situation are to insert a cava filter, to approach from both sides of the ileum to have access to the external iliac vessels and to undertake a revision total hip arthroplasty.
Contrary to widespread belief, gynecologic laparoscopy has a rate of major complication similar to, not higher than, that of laparotomy--but it has a higher rate of major vascular injury (MVI), defined as laceration of the aorta, inferior vena cava, or common iliac or external iliac vessels.
The amount of muscular interposition decreases from proximal to distal with minimal soft tissue coverage present where the external iliac vessels are opposite the anterior-superior quadrant of the acetabulum.
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