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communicating branch of fibular artery


Definition: branch arising from the distal fibular artery that joins the communicating branch of the posterior tibial artery deep to the flexor hallucis longus muscle.

Synonym(s): ramus communicans arteriae fibularisTA, communicating branch of peroneal artery, ramus communicans arteriae peroneae

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