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Which of the following is the arterial supply to anterior cruciate ligament (AIPG -2008)
|A||Fibular head artery|
|B||Descending genicular artery|
|C||Superior genicular artery|
|D||d. Middle genicular artery|
Ans. D Middle genicular artery Middle genicular artery (D) is a branch of popliteal artery and supplies the cruciate ligaments & the synovial membrane of knee joint.
It reaches the interior of knee by piercing the oblique popliteal ligament of the knee.