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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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Veterinarians and trainers are using the VMD 830(TM) to treat horses that suffer from injuries and conditions such as check ligament, plantar desmitis, and chronic bowed tendons.
While it awaits approval by FDA, LaserMedics is selling the MicroLight 830 to veterinarians for the treatment of race horses suffering from check ligament and tendonitis.
He came out of a routine gallop with a damaged check ligament in front, so his capacity to get 1m2f, which some observers had doubted, was never put to the test.
Grey Abbey's participation is still in the balance as his check ligament on his off-fore continues to give some concern.
The company also said it has selected Michael Heitmann, DVM with the Katy Equine Center, one of the premier large animal clinics in South Texas, to evaluate the MicroLight 830 in the treatment of check ligament inflation in horses.
Plans for a follow-up Ascot raid were scuppered when he injured his check ligament during exercise.