hypogastric

[hahy-puh-gas-trik]
adjective
of, pertaining to, or situated in the hypogastrium.

Origin:
1605–15; < Neo-Latin hypogastricus. See hypogastrium, -ic

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hypogastrium (ˌhaɪpəˈɡæstrɪəm)
 
n , pl -tria
anatomy the lower front central region of the abdomen, below the navel
 
[C17: from New Latin, from Greek hupogastrion, from hypo- + gastrion, diminutive of gastēr stomach]
 
hypo'gastric
 
adj

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They accompany the branches of the hypogastric artery.
The line of peritoneal reflection from the lateral surface is raised to the level of the obliterated hypogastric artery.
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