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Posterior Cruciate Ligament

Descriptions of Posterior Cruciate Ligament

Posterior Cruciate Ligament : A strong ligament of the knee that originates from the anterolateral surface of the medial condyle of the femur, passes posteriorly and inferiorly between the condyles, and attaches to the posterior intercondylar area of the tibia.
Source: MESH OBO (Open Biomedical Ontologies)

Summary Information: Posterior Cruciate Ligament

Posterior Cruciate Ligament: The posterior cruciate ligament is one of the ligaments of the knee. The posterior cruciate ligament consists of connective tissue, which attaches the tibia to the femur and helps to bind, protect and stabilize the knee joint.

Conditions that can afflict the posterior cruciate ligament include dislocations, trauma, sprains, and ligament tears.

Closely Related Organs: Posterior Cruciate Ligament

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Conditions Afflicting Organs: Posterior Cruciate Ligament

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Other Names: Posterior Cruciate Ligament

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Sub Parts: Posterior Cruciate Ligament

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Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Posterior Cruciate Ligament

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