A nerve arising at the terminal division of the sciatic nerve at the popliteal fossa and extending to the neck of the fibula, ultimately innervating the Peroneus muscle[MP]. [ ]

Synonyms: lateral popliteal nerve common peroneal nerve nervus peroneus communis extrernal peroneal nerve

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

latin term
nervus peroneus communis [ FMA:19039 FMA:TA ]

latin term
nervus fibularis communis

depicted by

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has related synonym

nervus fibularis communis
n. fibularis communis
n. peroneus communis

id

UBERON:0001324

structure notes

derives into deep and superficial branches