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Anterior ligament of the head of the fibula

Ligament: Anterior ligament of the head of the fibula
Right knee-joint, from the front, showing interior ligaments. (Ant. super. tibio-fibular lig. labeled at center left, in white.)
Latin ligamentum capitis fibulae anterius
Gray's subject #94 348
Dorlands/Elsevier l_09/12491784

The anterior ligament of the head of the fibula (anterior superior ligament) consists of two or three broad and flat bands, which pass obliquely upward from the front of the head of the fibula to the front of the lateral condyle of the tibia.

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