Year 2018, Volume 12, Issue 1, Pages 49 - 51 2018-04-27

Unusually located inferior lateral genicular artery in two cadavers and an abnormally attached soleus with the absence of plantaris

Özlem Elvan [1] , Orhan Beger [2] , Zeliha Kurtoğlu [3]

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Two cadavers (ages of 54 and 68, male) were presented with the variative inferior lateral genicular artery which was passing superficial to the plantaris instead of deep to it. Soleus attached to popliteus tendon with the absence of plantaris was encountered in the other extremity of one of those cases. The cases were evaluated regarding clinical and developmental aspects. This case is the first to our knowledge to describe inferior lateral genicular artery passing superficial to the plantaris. Positional variations of the artery could be taken into account related with during radiological assessments regarding misdiagnosis. The case that soleus attached to the popliteus tendon in the absence of plantaris has not been mentioned in the literature. 

inferior lateral genicular artery, plantaris, soleus, popliteus
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Journal Section Case Reports
Authors

Author: Özlem Elvan
Country: Turkey


Author: Orhan Beger
Country: Turkey


Author: Zeliha Kurtoğlu

Dates

Publication Date: April 27, 2018

Bibtex @other { anatomy370619, journal = {Anatomy}, issn = {1307-8798}, eissn = {1308-8459}, address = {Turkish Society of Anatomy and Clinical Anatomy (TSACA)}, year = {2018}, volume = {12}, pages = {49 - 51}, doi = {}, title = {Unusually located inferior lateral genicular artery in two cadavers and an abnormally attached soleus with the absence of plantaris}, key = {cite}, author = {Elvan, Özlem and Beger, Orhan and Kurtoğlu, Zeliha} }
APA Elvan, Ö , Beger, O , Kurtoğlu, Z . (2018). Unusually located inferior lateral genicular artery in two cadavers and an abnormally attached soleus with the absence of plantaris. Anatomy, 12 (1), 49-51. Retrieved from http://dergipark.org.tr/anatomy/issue/37227/370619
MLA Elvan, Ö , Beger, O , Kurtoğlu, Z . "Unusually located inferior lateral genicular artery in two cadavers and an abnormally attached soleus with the absence of plantaris". Anatomy 12 (2018): 49-51 <http://dergipark.org.tr/anatomy/issue/37227/370619>
Chicago Elvan, Ö , Beger, O , Kurtoğlu, Z . "Unusually located inferior lateral genicular artery in two cadavers and an abnormally attached soleus with the absence of plantaris". Anatomy 12 (2018): 49-51
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ISNAD Elvan, Özlem , Beger, Orhan , Kurtoğlu, Zeliha . "Unusually located inferior lateral genicular artery in two cadavers and an abnormally attached soleus with the absence of plantaris". Anatomy 12 / 1 (April 2018): 49-51.
AMA Elvan Ö , Beger O , Kurtoğlu Z . Unusually located inferior lateral genicular artery in two cadavers and an abnormally attached soleus with the absence of plantaris. Anat. 2018; 12(1): 49-51.
Vancouver Elvan Ö , Beger O , Kurtoğlu Z . Unusually located inferior lateral genicular artery in two cadavers and an abnormally attached soleus with the absence of plantaris. Anatomy. 2018; 12(1): 51-49.