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Medical Term:

lateral sural cutaneous nerve


Definition: it arises from the common fibular (peroneal) in the popliteal space and is distributed to the skin of the inferolateral surface of the calf.

Synonym(s): nervus cutaneus surae lateralisTA, lateral cutaneous nerve of calf

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