anterior tibial recurrent artery


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an·te·ri·or tib·i·al re·cur·rent ar·ter·y

[TA]
a branch of the anterior tibial artery that turns sharply and ascends to supply the front and sides of the knee joint, thus contributing to the articular network of the knee.
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Compartment syndrome is a potentially devastating injury that can occur with tibial tubercle avulsion fracture due to soft tissue injury or the fractured component damaging the anterior tibial recurrent artery [4, 13].

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