Popliteal fossa anatomy (mnemonic)

A useful mnemonic to remember popliteal fossa anatomy (medial-to-lateral arrangement) is:

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The lateral and medial heads of gastrocnemius form the inferior border.

Anatomy: Lower limb
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Section: Mnemonics, Anatomy
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