ligament

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Related to Acromioclavicular ligament: coracoclavicular ligament, acromioclavicular joint dislocation
  • noun

Synonyms for ligament

that which unites or binds

Words related to ligament

a sheet or band of tough fibrous tissue connecting bones or cartilages or supporting muscles or organs

any connection or unifying bond

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The acromioclavicular ligament was sutured and the damaged disk removed, but the coracoclavicular ligament was left unsutured.
This forces the scapula superiorly and medially and often indirectly injures the acromioclavicular ligaments, while sparing the coracoclavicular ligaments.
The role of the acromioclavicular ligaments and the effect of distal clavicle resection.
In AC injury types I and II, the acromioclavicular ligaments are sprained or torn, but the coracoclavicular ligaments are intact.