Superior genicular arteries

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Superior genicular arteries
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Latin Arteriae genus superiores
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Gray's p.633
Anatomical terminology

The superior genicular arteries (superior articular arteries), two in number, arise one on either side of the popliteal artery, and wind around the femur immediately above its condyles to the front of the knee-joint.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.