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saphenous branch of descending genicular artery


Definition: branch of descending genicular artery supplying skin of the upper part of the medial aspect of the leg; anastomosis: medial inferior genicular artery (articular vascular network of knee).

Synonym(s): ramus saphenus arteriae descendentis genicularisTA

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