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Medical Term:

posterior meniscofemoral ligament


Definition: the band that passes posterior to the posterior cruciate ligament extending between the medial condyle of the femur and the posterior crus of the lateral meniscus.

Synonym(s): ligamentum meniscofemorale posteriusTA, ligamentum cruciatum tertium genus, ligamentum menisci lateralis, Wrisberg ligament

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