In some cases, it splits into two vessels, one of which remains in the pelvis to supply pelvic viscera.
No malignant cells were found in the lymph nodes, omentum, or pelvic washings.
People having abdominal, pelvic , or brain scans may be given special instructions in advance about eating and drinking.
There was no significant lymphadenopathy of the pelvic and retroperitoneal lymph nodes.
The anatomical location of the pelvic blood vessels puts them at risk for injury during hip surgery.
Ovarian or pelvic irradiation with or without treatment with alkylating agents may adversely affect female fertility and pregnancy outcome.
Injury after childbirth usually involves all the pelvic floor and pelvic organ supports, although sometimes only one organ may prolapse.
In many centres, especially in Europe, gynaecologists do not perform lymphadenectomy when pelvic lymph nodes are not suspicious.
These veins anastomose freely with neighboring lumbar, pelvic , and rectal veins.
These could be the testicles, the pelvic lymph glands and the skeleton.