ligament

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Related to carpal ligaments: Dorsal radiocarpal ligament, palmar ulnocarpal ligament, Transverse carpal ligament, Dorsal carpal ligament, Volar radiocarpal ligament, Volar carpal ligament
  • 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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Association between extrinsic and intrinsic carpal ligament injuries at MR arthrography and carpal instability at radiography: Initial observations.
The surgeon then uses the blade to divide the transverse carpal ligaments.
The carpal ligaments in MR arthrography of the wrist: Correlation with standard MRI and wrist arthroscopy.