genicular


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genicular

(dʒɪˈnɪkjʊlə)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy of or relating to the knee: genicular artery.
[C19: from Latin genu knee]
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Translations

ge·nic·u·lar

a. genicular, rel. a la rodilla.
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Researched and validated in Japan and now refined and available at UCLA is a procedure called genicular artery embolization (GAE).
Transarterial embolization of an inferior genicular artery pseudoaneurysm with arteriovenous fistula after arthroscopy.
Claiming a genicular nerve block, which uses anaesthetic to interrupt pain signals sent to the brain, would only ease the former footballer's discomfort temporarily, he added: "There is no solution for arthritis.
The sural artery was the predominant collateral in occlusions below the knee, while the genicular arteries were important in suprageniculate occlusion.
Turan et al., "Which one is more effective for the clinical treatment of chronic pain in knee osteoarthritis: radiofrequency neurotomy of the genicular nerves or intraarticular injection?," International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, vol.
However, it is not recommended in small-diameter vessels, including coronary artery or genicular artery vessels, due to the high risk of restenosis [7].
The superficial femoral artery goes on to supply 5 branches: the superficial circumflex iliac, superficial epigastric, superficial external pudendal, deep external pudendal, and descending genicular artery [5, 6].
The origin was the arteria genicular lateralis superior with a venous backflow to the vena poplitea, suggesting an arteriovenous (AV) fistula.
(30) Structures at risk during this approach include the medial superior genicular artery and the descending genicular artery (Table 2).