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Structure of obturator vein

Known as: Venae obturatoriae, Set of obturator veins, Obturator veins 
A vein that drains the hip joint, obturator, and adductor muscles of the thigh into the internal iliac vein.
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2016
2016
Abstract The obturator artery is a branch of the internal iliac artery, although there are reports documenting variations, with… Expand
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2015
2015
A case of an additional right external iliac vein lacking a right common iliac vein was found in an 84-year-old female cadaver… Expand
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2009
2009
The corona mortis (CMOR) represents the vascular connection of the obturator and external iliac systems. We aimed to evaluate by… Expand
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2009
2009
We report a complication related to advancement of a large diameter long sheath in the obturator vein. In an adult with a… Expand
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2008
2008
Obturator artery is frequently a branch of anterior division of the internal iliac artery. It has drawn attention of pelvic… Expand
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2007
2007
Pelvic venous embolization is performed for pelvic congestion syndrome and prior to lower limb varicose vein surgery in females… Expand
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2003
2003
  • H. Lau, Fcw Lee
  • Surgical Endoscopy And Other Interventional…
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 25576502
Background: A sound knowledge of retropubic pelvic vascular anatomy is pivotal to the successful performance of endoscopic total… Expand
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND The corona mortis is defined as the vascular connections between the obturator and external iliac systems. While… Expand
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1996
1996
Variations of the arterial and venous pubic anastomoses (APA, VPA) were studied. Forty-four percent of the APA were replaced by… Expand
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1967
1967
The radiological technique and findings in 12 patients with persistent vulval varices are described. The varices drain into the… Expand
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