iliohypogastric nerve

noun
il·​io·​hy·​po·​gas·​tric nerve | \ ˌil-ē-ō-ˌhī-pə-ˈgas-trik- How to pronounce iliohypogastric nerve (audio) \

Medical Definition of iliohypogastric nerve

: a branch of the first lumbar nerve that divides into branches distributed to the skin of the lateral part of the buttocks, the skin of the pubic region, and the muscles of the anterolateral abdominal wall

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“Iliohypogastric nerve.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/iliohypogastric%20nerve. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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