medial femoral circumflex artery


: an artery that branches from the deep femoral artery or from the femoral artery itself and that supplies the muscles of the medial part of the thigh and hip joint compare lateral femoral circumflex artery

Dictionary Entries Near medial femoral circumflex artery

Cite this Entry

“Medial femoral circumflex artery.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!