popliteal artery


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Related to popliteal artery: Anterior tibial artery
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Noun1.popliteal artery - a continuation of the femoral artery that branches to supply the legs and feetpopliteal artery - a continuation of the femoral artery that branches to supply the legs and feet
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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The popliteal artery in the knee joint is another location that used to be considered unsuitable for stenting for the same reason.
It further passes deep to gastrocnemius and soleus muscles, and then anterior to the arch of soleus muscle with the popliteal artery.
Popliteal artery entrapment syndrome (PAES) is a constellation of symptoms caused by vascular impingement in the popliteal fossa of the knee.
Farooq Jan, medical superintendent of SKIMS, said, " A bullet had torn apart his popliteal artery, which runs in close proximity to the joint capsule of the knee.
The stent has been designed to weather biomechanical forces (extension, compression, flexion and torsion) without fractures, even in the most complex anatomies, namely in the superficial femoral artery and proximal popliteal artery.
Contract notice: Delivery of the popliteal artery stents.
The medial superior genicular artery branches from the popliteal artery and originates from the back of the knee deep as it passes under the tendon of the adductor magnus.
The myotendinous portion of the upper head crossed the popliteal artery from the lateral to medial side superficial to the artery and deep to the popliteal vein and tibial nerve.
Complete dislocation of the knee causes devastating extremity injuries, particularly in the popliteal artery and peroneal nerve.
4] The condition described in this series is also clearly different from cystic adventitial disease, in which mucoid cysts develop within the adventitial layer of typically the popliteal artery, increasing adventitial thickness and compromising flow.
Randall WF, Mark AJ Endovascular re pair of post traumatic concomitant popliteal artery pseudo aneurysm and arteriovenous fistula.
Angiography may be needed to exclude adductor canal compression syndrome and popliteal artery entrapment [4].