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1

What are the branches of the internal iliac artery?

superior gluteal
inferior gluteal
internal pudendal (branch of inferior gluteal)
iliolumbar
lateral sacral
obturator
superior vesicle
middle rectal
Inferior vesicle/vagina A
Uterine(F)/ductus def(M)

2

What is the course of superior gluteal artery?

it leaves the pelvis through suprapiriformis foramen

3

What is the course of inferior gluteal?

it leaves the pelvis through the infrapiriformis foramen

4

What is the route of internal pudendal artery?

it leaves the pelvis through the infrapiriformis foramen
follow pudendal nerve through the alcox canal
it branches from inferior gluteal

5

What is the route of the iliolumbar artery?

ascends above the pelvic rim
found with lumbosacral trunk

6

What is a continuation of the aorta?

median sacral

7

What is the course of the lateral sacral artery?

goes to the side of the sacrum
very variable

8

What is the course of the obturator artery?

through the obturator foramen with obturator nerve

9

where does the superior vesicle go?

top of the bladder
from occluded umbilical artery

10

What is the circle of death?

the iliac and the connection between the obturator and inferior epigastric

11

Where is the middle rectal found?

above the pelvic diaphragm

12

Where is the inferior rectal found?

outside and below the pelvic diaphragm
travels with internal pudendal through the alcocks canal

13

What is the relationship of the uterine arteries to the ureters?

ureters crosse under the uterine artery

14

What is the uterine sacral fold?

ligaments that surround the uteris it holds the gut tube like a trampoline
the vessels to the uterus will be found there