Accompanying artery of ischiadic nerve


Accompanying artery of ischiadic nerve

Infobox Artery
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Latin = arteria comitans nervi ischiadici
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Caption = The arteries of the gluteal and posterior femoral regions. (Comitans nervi ischiadici labeled near center.)


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BranchFrom = inferior gluteal artery
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DorlandsPre = a_61
DorlandsSuf = 12153998
The accompanying artery of ischiadic nerve is a long, slender vessel, which accompanies the sciatic nerve for a short distance; it then penetrates it, and runs in its substance to the lower part of the thigh.

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