Catalogo Articoli (Spogli Riviste)

OPAC HELP

Titolo:
Clinical anatomy of the popliteal blood vessels
Autore:
Cross, L; Hall, J; Howdieshell, TR; Colborn, GL; Gale, TF;
Indirizzi:
Med Coll Georgia, Ctr Clin Anat, Augusta, GA 30912 USA Med Coll Georgia Augusta GA USA 30912 tr Clin Anat, Augusta, GA 30912 USA St Josephs Hosp, Dept Pathol, Phoenix, AZ USA St Josephs Hosp Phoenix AZ USA osephs Hosp, Dept Pathol, Phoenix, AZ USA Univ Florida, Dept Psychiat, Gainesville, FL 32611 USA Univ Florida Gainesville FL USA 32611 Psychiat, Gainesville, FL 32611 USA Med Coll Georgia, Dept Surg, Augusta, GA 30912 USA Med Coll Georgia Augusta GA USA 30912 a, Dept Surg, Augusta, GA 30912 USA
Titolo Testata:
CLINICAL ANATOMY
fascicolo: 5, volume: 13, anno: 2000,
pagine: 347 - 353
SICI:
0897-3806(2000)13:5<347:CAOTPB>2.0.ZU;2-1
Fonte:
ISI
Lingua:
ENG
Soggetto:
REPAIR; INJURIES;
Keywords:
human anatomy; dissection; venous trauma; popliteal vein; popliteal artery; venogram;
Tipo documento:
Article
Natura:
Periodico
Settore Disciplinare:
Clinical Medicine
Citazioni:
27
Recensione:
Indirizzi per estratti:
Indirizzo: Gale, TF Med Coll Georgia, Ctr Clin Anat, Augusta, GA 30912 USA Med Coll Georgia Augusta GA USA 30912 nat, Augusta, GA 30912 USA
Citazione:
L. Cross et al., "Clinical anatomy of the popliteal blood vessels", CLIN ANAT, 13(5), 2000, pp. 347-353

Abstract

The surgical management of venous injuries in the popliteal fossa is a contested issue. The basic options are ligation or repair. Most anatomy textbooks briefly describe a single popliteal vein, and the literature contains few references on venous patterns in this region. Although the primary objective of this study was to analyze venous variability in 52 dissected cadaveric popliteal fossae and 63 venograms, data were also collected on the popliteal artery. Nine groups (A-I) were designated regarding the manner of formation of the popliteal vein. These groupings were based primarily on differences in the union of the anterior tibial, posterior tibial, and fibular (peroneal) veins to form medial and lateral (popliteal) veins, and whether these two veins fused to form a singular popliteal vein proximal or distal to the transverse plane at the level of the distal edge of the femoral condyles (FC). In the majority of the dissections and venograms, multiple veins crossed the FC, and the medial vein was larger in diameter than the lateralvein. Two patterns of popliteal artery termination were observed based on differences in the site of origin of the fibular artery. The results were compared with anatomy and vascular surgery textbook descriptions and sparse literature reports on vascular variations in the popliteal fossa. It is hoped that these data will benefit surgeons performing procedures in this region. (C) 2000 Wiley-Liss, Inc.

ASDD Area Sistemi Dipartimentali e Documentali, Università di Bologna, Catalogo delle riviste ed altri periodici
Documento generato il 31/03/20 alle ore 10:26:38