[Rare anatomical variation of absence of the sciatic nerve: completely substituted by the tibial and common fibular nerve].

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INTRODUCTION There are several reports of sciatic nerve anatomical variations. Some are associated with clinical entities, such as piriformis syndrome. We aim to report a rare anatomical variation of this nerve. CASES REPORT Two leucodermic, 74 and 78-year-old male subjects, deceased of natural causes, without lower limb relevant medical history. In both… (More)

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@article{Coelho2013RareAV, title={[Rare anatomical variation of absence of the sciatic nerve: completely substituted by the tibial and common fibular nerve].}, author={Paulo Coelho and Catarina I Melo and Ant{\'o}nio Bernardes}, journal={Acta medica portuguesa}, year={2013}, volume={26 3}, pages={283-6} }