Common femoral artery

Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

The common femoral artery is the continuation of the external iliac artery at the level of the inguinal ligament. As well as supplying oxygenated blood to the leg, it gives off smaller branches to the anterior abdominal wall.


Lower limb anatomy
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rID: 24867
System: Vascular
Section: Anatomy
Tag: artery
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