Lumbar plexus (mnemonic)

Last revised by Dr. Mohammad Omair Haque on 21 Sep 2022

Handy mnemonics to recall the branches of the lumbar plexus are:​

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  • Itchy Igor Gets Laid On Fridays Luckily
    • (ItcHy - iliohypogastric, IGor - ilioinguinal)
  • IIGLO For aLl
    • IIGLO is used in place of an igloo
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Mnemonic

Note, that some texts do not include the lumbosacral trunk as part of the lumbar plexus. 

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