Relating to the popliteal area, ie the recess at the back of the knee.

popliteal region of knee
The region at the back of the knee is called the popliteal fossa, and has some complicated anatomy.

Pain in the back of the knee

An overview with illustrations.



Uncommon Diseases of The Popliteal Artery: A Pictorial Review. Jarraya M, Simmons S, Farber A, Teytelboym O, Naggara N and Guermazi A. Insights Imaging. 2016 Oct; 7(5): 679–688.

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