Greater sciatic notch

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

The greater sciatic notch is a large notch in the pelvis above the ischial spine. The addition of the sacrospinous ligament converts the notch into the greater sciatic foramen.


Abdominal and pelvic anatomy
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rID: 5007
System: Musculoskeletal
Section: Anatomy
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