Almost always, routine injection of the abdominal aorta yields excellent opacification of the arteries supplying the pelvic area. In general, the results obtained are quite adequate to render selective angiography of the common iliac artery or of the trunk of the hypogastric artery unnecessary. Selective angiography is indicated, however, when various radiographic projections are to be used in the study of a specific region of the pelvis.
KeywordsHypogastric Artery Common Iliac Artery Lumbar Artery Femoral Approach Selective Angiography
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