Definitions for iliolumbar vein

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. iliolumbar vein, vena iliolumbalis(noun)

    a branch of the internal iliac vein


  1. Iliolumbar vein

    The iliolumbar vein is the vena comitans of the iliolumbar artery. The obturator nerve crosses superficial to it. A single vein is found more commonly than a double vein. It drains vertebral segments four and five. It is closely related to the ascending lumbar vein.


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