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Peroneal Artery

Summary Information: Peroneal Artery

Peroneal Artery: The peroneal artery is a major systemic artery of the lower leg. The peroneal artery usually branches off from the posterior tibial artery and supplies vital oxygenated blood and nutrients to part of the calf area. Blood flows from the common iliac artery to the external iliac artery, the femoral artery, the popliteal artery, the posterior tibial artery, and finally the peroneal artery.

Conditions that can afflict the peroneal artery include peripheral artery disease, diabetes, hypertension, smoking, high cholesterol, occlusion, aneurysm, thrombosis, embolism, atherosclerosis, and trauma.

Closely Related Organs: Peroneal Artery

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Peroneal Artery

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Other Names: Peroneal Artery

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Peroneal Artery

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