popliteal artery


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popliteal artery

[päp′lid·ē·əl ′ärd·ə·rē]
(neuroscience)
A continuation of the femoral artery in the posterior portion of the thigh above the popliteal space and below the buttock.
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In Treatment of Popliteal Artery Cystic Adventitial Disease, Primary Bypass Graft Not Always First Choice: Two Case Reports and a Review of the Literature.
Cystic adventitial disease of the popliteal artery: elongation into the media of the popliteal artery and communication with the knee joint capsule: report of a case.
In our patient, MRI did not detect any anatomic extrinsic compression of popliteal artery by adjacent structures, but Doppler ultrasonography and fMRA, revealed vascular collapse and interruption of vascular flow during forced plantar flexion.
Case 2, Popliteal Artery Aneurysm With Thrombosis, Secondary to Popliteal Artery Compression Syndrome
Total quantity or scope: The stent-valve dedicated to the popliteal artery - 40 pcs.
The Supera system is indicated to improve luminal diameter in the treatment of patients with symptomatic de novo or restenotic native lesions or occlusions of the superficial femoral artery and/or proximal popliteal artery with a reference vessel diameter of 4.
A digital subtraction angiogram showing high take-off of right anterior tibial artery, making it prone to iatrogenic injury along with popliteal artery during TKA.
Pseudoaneurysm of the popliteal artery caused by exostosis of the femur: Case report and review of the literature.
6m after failing to recognise abnormalities in foetal heart rate, and pounds 959,081 for not recognising an injury to the popliteal artery in a patient's knee.
In a case of missed diagnosis of popliteal artery laceration, a court refused to instruct the jury regarding contributory negligence where the patient did not receive specific instructions regarding an earlier return to the emergency room and it was questionable whether an earlier return would have made a difference.
In patients with no remaining upper limb access options, the most commonly used alternatives are a long saphenous vein loop to the femoral artery and transposition to the popliteal artery.
The SFA is a blood vessel in the back of the leg that extends beyond the knee as the popliteal artery.