periarterial plexus of popliteal artery

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periarterial plexus of popliteal artery

a nerve plexus surrounding the popliteal artery, derived from the femoral plexus.
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Conversely, a distal ACB injection could lead to a distal spread of LA which could block the posterior branch of the obturator nerve and popliteal plexus, which contributes to the intra-articular innervation of the knee.