iliolumbar ligamentmedical dictionary

<anatomy> The strong ligament that connects the fourth and fifth lumbar vertebrae with the ilium, spanning the "notch" between the vertebral column and the wing of the ileum.

Synonyms: ligamentum iliolumbale.

(05 Mar 2000)

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