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Iliohypogastric Nerve


- Discussion:
    - arises from T12 & L1;
    - emerges from lateral border of Psoas  & passes over Quadratus Lumborum to penetrate transverse abdominal muscle near the iliac crest;
    - nerve supplies anterior cutaneous branch to skin of suprapubic region



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 11:14 am