oblique popliteal ligament

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ob·lique pop·lit·e·al lig·a·ment

[TA]
reflected tendon of insertion of semimembranous muscle; a fibrous band that extends across the back of the knee from its separation from the direct tendon of insertion on the medial condyle of the tibia to the lateral condyle of the femur.

oblique popliteal ligament

an extension of the tendon of semimembranosus that reinforces the fibrous membrane of the knee joint posteromedially.

Bourgery,

Marc-Jean, French anatomist and surgeon, 1797-1849.
Bourgery ligament - a fibrous band that extends across the back of the knee from its separation from the direct tendon of insertion on the medial condyle of the tibia to the lateral condyle of the femur. Synonym(s): oblique popliteal ligament