anterior meniscofemoral ligament


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an·te·ri·or me·nis·co·fem·o·ral lig·a·ment

[TA]
the ligamentous band that passes anterior to the posterior cruciate ligament, extending between the posterior portion of the lateral meniscus and the upper end of the anterior cruciate ligament.

Humphry,

Sir George M., English surgeon, 1820-1896.
Humphry ligament - the ligamentous band that passes anterior to the posterior cruciate ligament, extending between the posterior portion of the lateral meniscus and the upper end of the anterior cruciate ligament. Synonym(s): anterior meniscofemoral ligament
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As for the anterior and posterior meniscofemoral ligaments, a prevalence of 60% was obtained for the posterior meniscofemoral ligament (Wrisberg), and a prevalence of 30% was obtained for the anterior meniscofemoral ligament (Humphrey).

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