"Popliteal Vein" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The vein formed by the union of the anterior and posterior tibial veins; it courses through the popliteal space and becomes the femoral vein.
- Popliteal Vein
- Popliteal Veins
- Vein, Popliteal
- Veins, Popliteal
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Popliteal Vein" by people in Profiles.
Stein PD, Yaekoub AY, Ahsan ST, Matta F, Lala MM, Mirza B, Badshah A, Zamlut M, Malloy DJ, Denier JE. Ankle exercise and venous blood velocity. Thromb Haemost. 2009 Jun; 101(6):1100-3.
Coffman SW, Leon SM, Gupta SK. Popliteal venous aneurysms: report of an unusual presentation and literature review. Ann Vasc Surg. 2000 May; 14(3):286-90.