popliteal

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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.