Structure of medial circumflex femoral artery

Known as: Medial circumflex femoral artery, Arteria circumflexa femoris medialis, A. circumflexa femoris medialis 
An artery arising from the profunda femoris artery with ascending and descending branches that supply the thigh muscles and hip joint.
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2015
2015
This study investigates and defines the topographic anatomy of the medial femoral circumflex artery (MFCA) terminal branches… (More)
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2013
2013
AIM To determine the pattern of origin of medial circumflex femoral artery (MCFA), its origin distance from the midpoint of the… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Capsular and pericapsular vessels are believed to contribute to acetabular and femoral head perfusion, but, to our… (More)
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2008
2008
The aim of this study was to investigate the origins of the lateral circumflex femoral artery (LCFA) in the Turkish population… (More)
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2008
2008
The inferior gluteal artery is described in standard anatomy textbooks as contributing to the blood supply of the hip through an… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE The aim of treatment of slipped capital femoral epiphysis is an anatomically aligned epiphysis with normal blood supply… (More)
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2004
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2004
The transverse upper gracilis (TUG) flap is a free musculocutaneous (type II) flap consisting of a segment of the proximal… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
We used laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF) with a high energy (20 mW) laser to measure perfusion of the femoral head intraoperatively… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The primary source for the blood supply of the head of the femur is the deep branch of the medial femoral circumflex artery (MFCA… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
Vascular accidents occurring in the course of hip surgery may reach potentially catastrophic dimensions by posing an immediate… (More)
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