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Common Iliac Artery
Splits into internal & external iliac arteries
Internal Iliac Artery
Splits into posterior & anterior divisions
Posterior Division of Internal Iliac
Becomes superior gluteal artery
Anterior Division of Internal Iliac
Splits into inferior gluteal & obturator arteries
External Iliac Artery
Becomes femoral artery after passing inguinal ligament
Femoral Artery
Extends down to adductor hiatus then becomes popliteal artery - gives off profunda femoris artery
Profunda Femoris Artery
Gives off medial & lateral humeral circumflex arteries - also gives off 4 perforating arteries
Popliteal Artery
Becomes common tibial artery
Common Tibial Artery
Splits into anterior tibial artery and posterior tibial artery
Anterior Tibial Artery
Becomes dorsal pedal artery
Posterior Tibial Artery
Gives off fibular artery - splits into lateral and medial plantar arteries