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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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