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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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This forces the scapula superiorly and medially and often indirectly injures the acromioclavicular ligaments, while sparing the coracoclavicular ligaments.
Special care is taken to make sure that acromioclavicular ligaments are not disturbed.
The second block was dissected 1 cm from the lateral calcified clavicle including acromioclavicular ligaments, coracoclavicular ligament, and 1 cm of acromion (Figure 1).
The strong posterosuperior portion of the acromioclavicular ligaments prevent anteroposterior (AP) clavicular translation.