Special Areas of the Lower Limb
Superior border of the femoral triangle?
lateral border of the femoral triangle?
medial border of the femoral triangle?
What is the lateral floor of the femoral triangle?
what is the medial floor of the femoral triangle?
femoral vein, femoral artery, femoral nerve
What are the contents of the femoral triangle from medial to lateral?
pubic tubercle and anterior superior iliac spine
Where does the inguinal ligament attach?
femoral artery, femoral vein, and saphenous nerve
What are the contents of the adductor canal?
Deep to sartorius, between quadriceps femoris and medial femoral muscles
Where is the adductor canal found?
Superolateral border of the popliteal fossa?
semitendinosis and semimembranosis muscles
superomedial border of the popliteal fossa?
gastrocnemius, lateral head
inferolateral border of popliteal fossa?
gastrocnemius, medial head
inferomedial border of the popliteal fossa?
popliteal artery, popliteal vein, tibial nerve, common fibular nerve
tibial and common fibular are in the same plane
termination of small saphenous vein draining into popliteal vein
What are the contents of the popliteal fossa from deep to superficial?
What holds tendons in place in the tarsal tunnel?
posterior to the medial malleolus
where is the tarsal tunnel located?
Tendon of tibialis posterior, tendon of flexor digitorum longus, posterior tibial Artery, tibial Nerve, tendon of flexor hallucis longus
what are the contents of the tarsal tunnel (from medial malleolus to calcaneus)?