dorsal radioulnar ligament


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dorsal radioulnar ligament

An obsolete term for a dorsal thickening of the capsule of the distal radioulnar joint.
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In higher energy injuries, the dorsal radioulnar ligament can be avulsed from the dorsal distal radius.
Intrinsic stabilizers include the triangular fibrocartilage (TFC), the volar and dorsal radioulnar ligaments, the capsule, and the ulnar collateral ligament.
The role of the palmar and dorsal radioulnar ligaments have been debated by multiple authors.