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Arteria femoralis

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English

Artery that arises as a continuation of the external iliac artery
Artery that arises from the common iliac artery bifurcation and extends to its continuation as the femoral artery once it passes inferior to the inguinal ligament.
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at its crossing of the inguinal ligament
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and extends to its continuation as the popliteal artery
The continuation of the femoral artery at the adductor hiatus to its division into anterior tibial artery and posterior tibial artery.
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at the adductor hiatus
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Terminologica Anatomica contains this term under TAID A12.2.16.010

Terminologica Anatomica is the official listing of recommended anatomical terms, as composed by the Federative Committee on Anatomical Terminology (FCAT) and the International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA)

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LA

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Latin

Arteria femoralis

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Terminologica Anatomica contains this term under TAID A12.2.16.010

Terminologica Anatomica is the official listing of recommended anatomical terms, as composed by the Federative Committee on Anatomical Terminology (FCAT) and the International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA)

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EN

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English

Femoral artery

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this term is confusing for this structure/concept
This term for 'Arteria femoralis' may lead to confusion, because:
In clinical practice, the part of the femoral artery between the junction of the deep femoral artery and the adductor hiatus may be either called 'femoral artery' or 'superficial femoral artery'.
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French [français]

Artère fémorale

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Dijbeenslagader

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股动脉

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superficial femoral artery is a part of Arteria femoralis

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superficial femoral artery [ATI-ConceptId: 7309] is a part of Arteria femoralis [ATI-ConceptId: 1167]

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Trunk of femoral artery is a part of Arteria femoralis

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Trunk of femoral artery [ATI-ConceptId: 4771] is a part of Arteria femoralis [ATI-ConceptId: 1167]

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