Flashcards in 08 - The Obturator Nerve Deck (2):
What is the course of the obturator nerve?
From lumbosacral plexus (L2-L4)
Descends through psoas major fibres
emerges at medial border
Runs posteriorly to the common iliac arteries
Enters thigh through obturator canal (through the obturator foramen)
splits into anterior and posterior branches.