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Related to popliteal: Popliteal nerve, Popliteal cyst, Popliteal fossa, Popliteal lymph nodes, popliteal muscle

popliteal

 [pop″lĭ-te´al]
pertaining to the area behind the knee.

pop·lit·e·al

(pop-lit'ē-ăl, pop-li-tē'ăl),
Synonym(s): popliteus (1)

popliteal

/pop·lit·e·al/ (pop″lit´e-il) pertaining to the area behind the knee.

popliteal

(pŏp-lĭt′ē-əl, pŏp′lĭ-tē′əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the hollow part of the leg behind the knee joint.

popliteal

[poplit′ē·əl, pop′litē′əl]
Etymology: L, poples, ham of the knee
pertaining to the area behind the knee.

popliteal

adjective Referring to the concave region on the posterior aspect of the knee.

pop·lit·e·al

(pop-lit'ē-ăl)
Relating to the popliteal fossa.

popliteal

Pertaining to the hollow surface behind the knee joint.

popliteal

posterior region of the knee

popliteal

pertaining to the area behind the femorotibial joint, the stifle.

popliteal lymph node
a node found behind the stifle joint, between the semimembranosus and semitendinous muscles; deep and superficial groups may occur, the latter being less frequent.
popliteal tendon transposition
a surgical technique for reconstruction of the caudal cruciate ligament.
References in periodicals archive ?
2) Cystic adventitial disease is located within the popliteal artery 85-90% of the time, and is usually unilateral.
Numerous endovascular exclusion approaches have been described in the literature, including femoral, transgluteal, and open retrograde popliteal access (10-13).
Post-anesthesia care unit stay details in patients treated surgically for ankle fractures who receive popliteal blocks remain underreported in the literature.
From the data in Table 2, the minimum value of popliteal height taken from the 5th percentile female is 369.
IDEV President and Chief Executive Officer, Chris Owens, commented, "We are excited to see such encouraging results from this targeted popliteal application of the Supera stent.
PAES is an uncommon cause of lower extremity claudication, first described in 1879 by Stuart (Stuart, 1879), which is usually attributed to an anomalous anatomic relationship between the popliteal artery and the medial head of the gastrocnemius muscle.
Eklem ici efuzyon, sinoviyal proliferasyon, popliteal kistler ve patellar tendonit-kuadriseps tendoniti ve yuk tasiyan femoral kondiler kikirdak kalinligi ve morfolojisi US ile degerlendirildi ve bunun ardindan bes gun icinde bir manyetik rezonans goruntuleme (MRG) incelemesi ger ceklestirildi.
According to results of gross examination lesions in popliteal, External iliac, Prescapular and Internal iliac respectively with 20%, 26.
Multiple pterygium sendromu (MPS) kisa boy, anormal yuz gorunumu ve antekubital, servikal, popliteal, interdigital alanlarda ve boyunda cilt katlantilanyla karak terize olup, pterygum colli sendromu, Escobar sendromu veya pterygium sendromu olarak da bilinir (1).
We read with interest the article by van Geffen et al1 comparing neurostimulation to an ultrasound technique for popliteal block.
Also sometimes referred to as a popliteal cyst, it is a lump filled with synovial fluid (joint fluid) that forms behind your knee.