temporomandibular ligament


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Related to temporomandibular ligament: Stylomandibular ligament, Sphenomandibular ligament

lat·er·al lig·a·ment of tem·po·ro·man·dib·u·lar joint

[TA]
the capsular ligament that passes obliquely down and backward across the lateral surface of the temporomandibular joint.
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lat·er·al lig·a·ment of tem·po·ro·man·dib·u·lar joint

(latĕr-ăl ligă-mĕnt tempŏr-ō-man-dibyū-lăr joynt) [TA]
Capsular ligament that passes obliquely down and backward across the lateral surface of the temporomandibular joint.
Synonym(s): temporomandibular ligament.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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