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Open Access 30.09.2022 | Original Article

Reduplicated medial parapatellar plica: a case of a medial plica anatomical variation recalcitrant to conservative treatment

The medial parapatellar plica is a thin and elastic synovial fold with a membranous pearl-white appearance and varying thickness and is present in up to 50% of the individuals [ 23 ]. It runs obliquely from the medial knee capsule to the synovium …

30.09.2022 | Original Article

Oculomotor nerve root split: incidental finding on MRI—case report and literature review

The third cranial nerve, the oculomotor nerve (OMN) [ 18 ], originates from the oculomotor nucleus, including the Edinger–Westphal (EW) subnucleus, and travels to the orbits via the subarachnoid space, cavernous sinus, and supraorbital fissure [ 7 …

29.09.2022 | Original Article

Combined unusual origin and course of the right vertebral artery and right inferior thyroid artery: a case report

According to the anatomical textbooks, the vertebral artery arises at a 90° angle from the proximal segment of the subclavian artery. From the level of C6 upwards, it usually ascends through the transverse foramina of the cervical vertebra and …

Open Access 29.09.2022 | Original Article

Novel anatomical findings with implications on the etiology of the piriformis syndrome

The piriformis is a flat isosceles triangle-shaped muscle of the gluteo-pelvic region contributing to hip extension, lateral hip rotation, hip abduction, and stabilizing of the hip joint [ 9 , 31 ]. The origin of the muscle is variable. It may …

25.09.2022 | Original Article

A prevalence study of the atlantomastoid muscle

Approximately 18–26% of the human population have a muscle variant in the suboccipital region known as the atlantomastoid (Fig. 1 ) [ 5 , 8 ]. Despite this relatively high prevalence, there remains little documentation and discussion regarding the …

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The application of anatomical research to clinical problems requires selectivity in choosing from numerous publications. Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy, the first international journal of Clinical anatomy operates in the spirit that meaningful progress remains to be made.

Each issue includes: Original papers, review articles, articles on the anatomical bases of medical, surgical and radiological techniques, articles of normal radiologic anatomy, brief reviews of anatomical publications of clinical interest.
Particular attention is given to high quality illustrations, which are indispensable for a better understanding of anatomical problems.
Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy is a journal written by anatomists for clinicians with a special interest in anatomy.

Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy
Volume 19/1997 - Volume 44/2022
Springer Paris
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