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Related to Anterior tibial artery: Posterior tibial artery, Anterior recurrent tibial artery
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a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body

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a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic

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These branches were accompanied by branches from the anterior tibial artery and veins, forming neurovascular pedicles.
Anterior tibial artery was reached by a longitudinal incision to anterior compartment from distal 1/3 segment of the leg.
Their study showed that the proximal portion of the tendon received blood from the anterior tibial artery, while the distal portion received blood from the medial tarsal artery.
VASCULAR ANASTOMOSIS: Posterior tibial artery and accompanying vein were used for anastomosis of donor vessels of the free flap in 8 patients and anterior tibial artery and accompanying vein was used in remaining 4 patients.
Next, the anterior tibial artery is identified by palpating the area between the extensor hallucis longus tendon (which is evident on dorsiflexion of the first toe) and extensor digitorum longus muscle.
Anterior tibial artery or posterior tibial artery may be absent or reduced or increased in size.
The neurovascular structures course anterior to the interosseous membrane and include the anterior tibial artery and vein and the deep branch of the common peroneal nerve.
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