intracapsular ligament

intracapsular ligament

n.
Any of the ligaments located within and separate from the articular capsule of a synovial joint.
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However, the term temporodiscal is still broad and imprecise, as it would cover the temporal bone and the articular disc completely, thus making it difficult to relate to an intracapsular ligament in the medial region of the articular disc.