Variation in origin of Lateral Circumflex Femoral Artery: A Case Report

Somya, Seema Gupta, Sangita Chauhan
2017 International Multispecialty Journal of Health (IMJH)   unpublished
Profunda femoris artery and its branches are extensively used in different diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. Knowledge about the anatomical variations is important to prevent iatrogenic complications. During routine dissection for teaching medical graduates, a variant vascular pattern of lateral circumflex femoral arteries was observed in an adult cadaver. The Lateral Circumflex Femoral Artery was found to be arising directly from the Femoral Artery on its posterior aspect, 7.0 cm
more » ... spect, 7.0 cm distal to the inguinal ligament on the left side.