A number of popliteal cases treated in this way did perfectly.
At the back of the knee the popliteal artery can be felt beating.
The genius of Hunter led him to tie the femoral artery, in a case of popliteal aneurism, leaving the tumour untouched.
The aneurism was cured by ligation of the vein above and below the communication and proximal ligature of the popliteal artery.
The same remarks in a lesser degree apply to the popliteal vessels.
In the case of femoral and popliteal aneurisms the method of Antyllus is often unsuitable.
A double superficial femoral, both branches of which may unite and form the popliteal, as in Sir Charles Bell's well-known case.
Flap of bone raised at the aperture of exit in the popliteal surface of the shaft.
The popliteal area is a depression on the posterior surface of the distal part of the femur immediately proximal to the condyles.
I saw at least three or four in which the bullet, in addition to traversing the knee-joint, injured the popliteal vessels.
popliteal pop·lit·e·al (pŏp-lĭt'ē-əl, pŏp'lĭ-tē'əl)
Relating to the poples.