Human leg

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In human anatomy, the leg refers, strictly speaking, only the part of the lower limb that lies between the knee and the foot. This article follows the more popular usage that includes the whole portion from ankle to hip.

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Bones of the leg (from hip joint to ankle joint):

Muscles of the human leg:

Muscles of the thigh
Anterior compartment of the thigh
Posterior compartment of the thigh
Muscles of the calf
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The muscles of the human lower leg
The anterior compartment
The posterior compartment
The lateral compartment
The deep posterior compartment

Vasculature of the leg

The arteries
Common femoral artery
Deep femoral artery
Superficial femoral artery
Popliteal artery
Anterior tibial artery
Posterior tibial artery
Peroneal artery
Arcuate artery
The veins
Greater saphenous vein
Lesser saphenous vein
Femoral vein
Popliteal vein
Anterior tibial vein
Posterior tibial vein
Peroneal veines:Pierna
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