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Table 2 Sites of Lower Limb Venous Thromboses by Number and Percentage

From: Chemoprophylaxis in addition to mechanical prophylaxis after total knee arthroplasty surgery does not reduce the incidence of venous thromboembolism

Site Number of Patients
Knees with no thrombi 2978
Knees with DVT 134 (100%)
Proximal DVT 26 (19.4%)
Superficial Femoral Vein 6
Popliteal Vein 20
Distal DVT 108 (80.6%)
Soleal 14
Peroneal 64
Posterior Tibial 30
Superfical Venous Thromboses  
 Calf (Intramuscular) 27
 Calf (Superficial) 2
 Great Saphenous 15