Original communication| Volume 18, ISSUE 5, P644-646, November 1945

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Suture of the popliteal artery

A report of three cases
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        1. Ligation following injury of the popliteal artery results in a high incidence of gangrene requiring amputation.
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        2. Three cases, in which there was traumatic interruption of the popliteal artery and in which suture was done with apparently favorable results, are presented.
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