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*  Popliteal artery
... anterior tibial artery posterior tibial artery sural artery medial superior genicular artery lateral superior genicular artery ... The fibular artery typically arises from the posterior tibial artery. Therefore, the posterior tibial artery proximal to the ... Popliteal artery entrapment syndrome Popliteal artery The popliteal, posterior tibial, and peroneal arteries. Muscles of thigh ... the tibial-peroneal trunk or tibial-fibular trunk and it could be said that the popliteal artery bifurcates into the tibial- ...
*  Anterior tibial artery
... is labeled at the bottom. Anterior tibial artery Anterior tibial artery Anterior tibial artery Gray's ... The branches of the anterior tibial artery are: posterior tibial recurrent artery anterior tibial recurrent artery muscular ... artery dorsalis pedis artery As the artery passes medial to the fibular neck it becomes vulnerable to damage during a tibial ... The anterior tibial artery of the leg carries blood to the anterior compartment of the leg and dorsal surface of the foot, from ...
*  Posterior tibial artery
... branch of the fibular artery is said to rise from the bifurcation of the tibial-fibular trunk and the posterior tibial artery. ... The PT gives rise to the medial plantar artery, lateral plantar artery, and gives rise to the fibular artery. Often, the ... from the popliteal artery via the tibial-fibular trunk. It is accompanied by a deep vein, the posterior tibial vein, along its ... The posterior tibial artery of the lower limb carries blood to the posterior compartment of the leg and plantar surface of the ...
*  Posterior tibial recurrent artery
The posterior tibial recurrent artery , an inconstant branch, is given off from the anterior tibial before that vessel passes ... and anastomoses with the inferior genicular branches of the popliteal artery, giving an offset to the tibiofibular joint. This ...
*  Anterior tibial recurrent artery
The anterior tibial recurrent artery is a small artery in the leg. It arises from the anterior tibial artery, as soon as that ... and with the highest genicular artery. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's ...
*  Ainhum
It has been related to inadequate posterior tibial artery circulation and absence of plantar arch. Histology shows a change in ... Doppler shows decreased blood flow in posterior tibial artery. Ainhum is an acquired and progressive condition, and thus ...
*  Vascular bypass
... femoral to one of the three tibial arteries (Anterior, Posterior or Peroneal). Used for disease of the femoral and tibial ... "ax-bifem" - axillary artery to both femoral artery bypass. Either axillary artery can be used as the origin of the bypass. Used ... which tends to create disease in the tibial arteries rather than the more proximal arteries. a "DP" bypass - any vascular ... Used when there is no inflow to one femoral artery (i.e., the iliac artery on the receiving side is diseased) but there is ...
*  Anterior medial malleolar artery
above the ankle-joint from the anterior tibial artery. The anterior medial malleolar artery passes behind the tendons of the ... The anterior medial malleolar artery (medial anterior malleolar artery, internal malleolar artery) is an artery in the ankle. ... with branches of the posterior tibial and medial plantar arteries and with the medial calcaneal from the posterior tibial. This ...
*  Flexor retinaculum of foot
... the posterior tibial artery and tibial nerve, which run through a broad space beneath the ligament; and lastly, in a canal ... The entrapment of the tibial nerve beneath the laciniate ligament causes tarsal tunnel syndrome, characterized by pain, ... in this situation into canals for the passage of the tendons of the flexor muscles and the posterior tibial vessels and tibial ...
*  Fibula
The proximal head and the epiphysis are supplied by a branch of the anterior tibial artery. In harvesting the bone the middle ... The shaft is supplied in its middle third by a large nutrient vessel from the fibular artery. It is also perfused from its ... periosteum which receives many small branches from the fibular artery. ...
*  Tibial nerve
Here it is bound down by the flexor retinaculum in company with the posterior tibial artery. In the foot, the nerve divides ... Tibial nerve Tibial nerve Tibial nerve Tibial_nerve at the Duke University Health System's Orthopedics program. ... The tibial nerve is a branch of the sciatic nerve. The tibial nerve passes through the popliteal fossa to pass below the arch ... Cutaneous innervation is to the lateral sole and lateral one and one half toes (like the ulnar nerve). Tibial nerve Cross- ...
*  Vascular surgery
... and tibial arteries. Vascular surgery also involves surgery of veins, for conditions such as May-Thurner syndrome and for ... Vascular surgery is a surgical subspecialty in which diseases of the vascular system, or arteries, veins and lymphatic ... Vascular surgery encompasses surgery of the aorta, carotid arteries, and lower extremities, including the iliac, femoral, ...
*  Common peroneal nerve
... it ascends with the anterior recurrent tibial artery through the tibialis anterior to the front of the knee. The lateral sural ... It is about one-half the size of the tibial nerve. It descends obliquely along the lateral side of the popliteal fossa to the ... There are three articular branches: Two of these accompany the superior and inferior lateral genicular arteries to the knee; ... arteries-nerves%20LE/nerves4[dead link] at the Dartmouth Medical School's Department of Anatomy Overview at okstate.edu. ...
*  Tibialis posterior muscle
Blood is supplied to the muscle by the posterior tibial artery, and innervation is via the tibial nerve. The tibialis posterior ... The popliteal, posterior tibial, and peroneal arteries. Muscles of the back of the leg. Deep layer. Muscles of the back of the ... The tendon of the tibialis posterior muscle (sometimes called the posterior tibial tendon) descends posterior to the medial ...
*  Lateral compartment of leg
Its proximal and distal arterial supply consists of perforating branches of the posterior tibial artery and fibular artery. ...
*  Anterior lateral malleolar artery
... is an artery in the ankle. The anterior lateral malleolar artery a branch of the anterior tibial artery. It passes beneath the ... The anterior lateral malleolar artery (lateral anterior malleolar artery, external malleolar artery) ... It forms anastomoses with the perforating branch of the fibular artery, and with ascending twigs from the lateral tarsal artery ...
*  Dorsalis pedis artery
It arises at the anterior aspect of the ankle joint and is a continuation of the anterior tibial artery. It terminates at the ... Gray's s157 - "The Arteries of the Lower Extremity" Gray's s160 - "Dorsalis pedis artery" Gray's s95 - "Ankle joint" Anatomy ... In human anatomy, the dorsalis pedis artery (dorsal artery of foot), is a blood vessel of the lower limb that carries ... the first dorsal metatarsal artery and the deep plantar artery. The dorsalis pedis communicates with the plantar blood supply ...
*  Posterior tibial vein
Like most deep veins, posterior tibial veins are accompanied by an homonym artery, the posterior tibial artery, along its ... In anatomy, there are two posterior tibial veins of the lower limb. They receive blood from the medial and lateral plantar ... of the leg and the plantar surface of the foot to the popliteal vein which it forms when it joins with the anterior tibial vein ...
*  Anterior compartment of leg
Blood for the compartment is supplied by the anterior tibial artery, which runs between the tibialis anterior and extensor ... When the artery crosses the flexor retinaculum, it changes its name to dorsalis pedis artery. Fascial compartments of leg ... as well as vascular and nervous elements including the anterior tibial artery and veins, and the deep fibular nerve. The ...
*  Prostaglandin E1
It is most effective when the ankle pressure is at least 30 mmHg and at least one tibial artery is patent. Accidental injury ( ... Coronary Artery Disease, and Peripheral Artery Disease: Role of Metabolic Factors and Endovascular Therapy". Journal of ... transposition of the great arteries) and acyanotic lesions (e.g., coarctation of the aorta, critical aortic stenosis, and ... in healthy humans without coronary artery disease and/or a genetic disorder. Misoprostol is another synthetic prostaglandin E1 ...
*  Anterior tibial vein
Like most deep veins in legs, anterior tibial veins are accompanied by the homonym artery, the anterior tibial artery, along ... The anterior tibial vein is a vein in the lower leg. In human anatomy, there are two anterior tibial veins. They originates and ... The anterior tibial veins drain the ankle joint, knee joint, tibiofibular joint, and the anterior portion of the lower leg. The ... two anterior tibial veins ascend in the interosseous membrane between the tibia and fibula and unite with the posterior tibial ...
*  Heart rate
... brachial artery). The groin (femoral artery). Behind the medial malleolus on the feet (posterior tibial artery). Middle of ... The radial artery is the easiest to use to check the heart rate. However, in emergency situations the most reliable arteries to ... The temple (superficial temporal artery). The lateral edge of the mandible (facial artery). The side of the head near the ear ( ... The ulnar artery. The neck (carotid artery). The inside of the elbow, or under the biceps muscle ( ...
*  Vital signs
... carotid artery), behind the knee (popliteal artery), or in the foot (dorsalis pedis or posterior tibial arteries). The pulse ... radial artery). Alternative sites include the elbow (brachial artery), the neck ( ... The pulse is the rate at which the heart beats while pumping blood through the arteries, recorded as beats per minute (bpm). It ...
*  Lateral inferior genicular artery
... and with the anterior recurrent tibial artery. Patellar anastomosis This article incorporates text in the public domain from ... The lateral inferior genicular is an artery of the leg. It runs lateralward above the head of the fibula to the front of the ... which anastomose with the Inferior medial genicular and superior lateral genicular arteries, ...
*  Knee
... two inferior genicular arteries, the descending genicular artery and the recurrent branch of anterior tibial artery. The medial ... The medial collateral ligament (MCL a.k.a. "tibial") stretches from the medial epicondyle of the femur to the medial tibial ... Posterior compartment Medial compartment: The femoral artery and the popliteal artery help form the arterial network or plexus ... The pair of tibial condyles are separated by the intercondylar eminence composed of a lateral and a medial tubercle. The ...
*  Popliteal fossa
... tibial nerve popliteal vein popliteal artery, a continuation of the femoral artery small saphenous vein (termination) common ... The popliteal, posterior tibial, and peroneal arteries. Nerves of the right lower extremity Posterior view. Muscles of thigh. ...