anterior cruciate ligament

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an·te·ri·or cru·ci·ate lig·a·ment

[TA]
the ligament that extends from the anterior intercondylar area of the tibia to the posterior part of the medial surface of the lateral condyle of the femur.

an·te·ri·or cru·ci·ate lig·a·ment

(an-tēr'ē-ŏr krū'shē-ăt lig'ă-mĕnt) [TA]
The ligament that extends from the anterior intercondylar area of the tibia to the posterior part of the medial surface of the lateral condyle of the femur.
Synonym(s): ligamentum cruciatum anterius [TA] .
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No pressure," said Gonzaga, a former national team member who suffered an anterior crucial ligament injury late in 2017.
"I'd damaged the anterior crucial ligament (ACL) and the lateral collateral ligament (LCL).
First, Gomez went down innocuously for England Under-21s against Kazakhstan but was soon diagnosed with anterior crucial ligament damage; a day later, in his first training session under Klopp, Ings did the same at Melwood.
It is a familiar tale of woe for the Yardley youngster, who had long lays-offs after damaging his anterior crucial ligament in December 2009, again in August 2012 and missed the start of the current campaign with back trouble.
In this study, we use both macro and micro MRI (20cm and 9cm magnets respectively) to image the anterior crucial ligament (ACL) transected cartilage, based on a molecular level MRI marker, T2 relaxation.
Lamkin tore the anterior crucial ligament in his left knee in the first quarter of HC's third game of 2009 and missed the rest of the season.
The 26-year-old ruptured his anterior crucial ligament just over a minute into England's final World Cup game against Sweden, and when he realised the severity of the injury his first reaction was one of guilt.
The 26-year-old ruptured his anterior crucial ligament just over a minute into England's final World Cup group game against Sweden, and when he realised the severity of the injury his first reaction was one of guilt.

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