Popliteal Fossa and Posterior Leg - Acht Flashcards Preview

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Flashcards in Popliteal Fossa and Posterior Leg - Acht Deck (2)
1

What is a popliteal aneurysm?

enlargement of the popliteal artery behind the knee

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Fractures of distal femur put what structures at risk for injury?

popliteal artery and tibial nerve