sacroiliac ligament

sacroiliac ligament

one of the three ligaments that stabilizes each sacroiliac joint.
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Fitzgerald , MD (Loyola University Chicago) received the Scott Nadler PASSOR Musculoskeletal Research Grant and will be conducting a clinical trial to determine the effectiveness of ultrasound guided posterior sacroiliac ligament corticosteroid injection in pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain.
However, the posterior synovial capsule is noted to be rudimentary at best and the anterior capsule is nothing more than a thickening of the anterior sacroiliac ligament [39].
The close associations with both the dorsal sacroiliac ligament and the sacrospinous ligament may affect the amount and direction of force transmission within the sacrotuberous ligament.
Sacroiliac joint dysfunction can cause SI joint pain and is typically characterized by sacroiliac ligament pain, lower back pain, buttock pain, or pain in one or both legs.
His hurdling career thrived and flourished until the day he came cruising to the leaders in the Champion Hurdle and deflated like last week's party balloon, having strained his sacroiliac ligaments.
Additional posterior support is provided by the anterior and posterior sacroiliac ligaments, along with the iliolumbar ligaments, which connect the transverse processes of the L5 vertebral body to the iliac crest.