saphenous nerve

saphenous nerve
noun
a branch of the femoral nerve that supplies cutaneous branches to the inner aspect of the leg and foot
Syn: ↑nervus saphenus
Hypernyms: ↑nerve, ↑nervus
Part Holonyms: ↑leg

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