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Anatomy Atlases: Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus II: Cardiovascular System: Femoral and Profunda Femoris Arteries.

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus II: Cardiovascular System

Femoral and Profunda Femoris Arteries.

Ronald A. Bergman, PhD
Adel K. Afifi, MD, MS
Ryosuke Miyauchi, MD

Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed


Image of femoral and profunda femoris arteries

A: Typical diagram of the femoral and profunda femoris arteries and branches.

B: Diagram showing almost complete dissociation of profunda femoris artery (Ruge).

Redrawn from Huber, G.C., Ed. Piersol's Human Anatomy, 9th Ed. L.B. Lippincott Co., Philadelphia, 1933.

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