deep artery of thigh

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deep ar·ter·y of thigh

[TA]
origin, femoral, in femoral triangle; branches, lateral circumflex femoral, medial circumflex femoral, terminating in three or four perforating arteries.
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deep ar·te·ry of thigh

(dēp ahr'tĕr-ē thī) [TA]
Origin, femoral; branches, lateral circumflex femoral, medial circumflex femoral, terminating in three or four perforating arteries.
Synonym(s): arteria profunda femoris, profunda femoris artery.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Aktuglu, "Pseudoaneurysm of arteria profunda femoris following the surgery of proksimal femur fracture: a case report," Cumhuriyet Medical Journal, vol.

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