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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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1,3] The ADT (transverse plane laxity) assesses the integrity of the anterior talofibular ligament, while the TTT is an effective indicator of injury to the calcaneofibular ligament.
6) The sequence of lateral ankle ligament disruption is (in order) the ATFL, calcaneofibular ligament (CFL), and the posterior talofibular ligament (PTFL).
The calcaneofibular ligament (CFL) originates on the anterior border of the distal fibula just below the origin of the ATFL.
This occurs in any sport and generally involves a partial or complete tear of the anterior talofibular ligament and/or the calcaneofibular ligament.
Expose the posterior aspect of ankle joint and subtalar joint along with the calcaneofibular ligament and talofibular ligament.
42,43,47) The calcaneofibular ligament attaches to the distal tip of the lateral malleolus (46,48) and the lateral tubercle of the calcaneus.