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popliteal artery (pair)

Official Latin term arteria poplitea (par)
Official term popliteal artery (pair)
Unit identifier TAH:U4373
Unit type pair
Materiality material
Link to the unit popliteal artery (pair)
Links of entity generic: popliteal artery
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Partonomic links Level 2: arterial system Short Extended
Level 3: arteries of lower limb (pair) Short Extended
Level 4: popliteal artery (pair)
Taxonomic links Level 2: segment of organ Short Extended
Level 3: artery
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Taxonomic definition
Taxonomic definition A popliteal artery is a branch of external iliac artery [ramus arteriae iliaci externae ] which is the direct extension of the femoral artery [arteria femoralis ] and passes behind the knee [genu] into the popliteal fossa [fossa poplitea].
Date: 28.06.2023