circumflex iliac artery

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Synonyms for circumflex iliac artery

an artery that supplies the lower abdominal walls and skin and the sartorius muscle

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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.
The superior branch skirts the superior border of gluteus minimus muscle to the anterior superior iliac spine and anastomoses with the deep circumflex iliac artery and the ascending branch of the lateral circumflex femoral artery.
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