iliotrochanteric ligament


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

il·i·o·tro·chan·ter·ic lig·a·ment

the lateral strong band of the Y-shaped iliofemoral ligament; it is attached below to the tubercle at the upper part of the intertrochanteric line.

il·i·o·tro·chan·ter·ic lig·a·ment

(il'ē-ō-trō'kan-ter'ik lig'ă-mĕnt)
The lateral strong band of the Y-shaped iliofemoral ligament; it is attached below to the tubercle at the upper part of the intertrochanteric line.
Mentioned in ?