Intra-operative Transection of Popliteal Artery with Continuation of Blood Flow - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
This stock medical exhibit features multiple views of the popliteal artery behind a knee with a total knee replacement prosthesis. The first shows normal anatomy. The second and third show transection of the popliteal artery and interruption of blood flow to the lower leg. The fourth shows blood flow reestablished due to pressure from the hemorrhage surrounding the transected artery.