middle genicular artery

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mid·dle ge·nic·u·lar ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, popliteal; distribution, synovial membrane and cruciate ligaments of knee joint.

mid·dle ge·nic·u·lar ar·te·ry

(mid'ĕl je-nik'yū-lăr ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, popliteal; distribution, synovial membrane and cruciate ligaments of knee joint.
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In the upper part of the fossa, the lateral and medial superior genicular arteries arise from the popliteal artery, while the middle genicular artery arises behind the knee joint.
8,9) The major contributing vessel is the middle genicular artery, which arises from the popliteal artery.

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