lateral talocalcaneal ligament


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lat·er·al ta·lo·cal·ca·ne·al lig·a·ment

[TA]
a ligament extending from the trochlea of the talus to the lateral surface of the calcaneus.

lateral talocalcaneal ligament

; LTCL an ankle joint collateral ligament
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Gould and coworkers (45) further modified the Brostrom procedure by reinforcing the repair using the lateral talocalcaneal ligament, CFL, and inferior extensor retinaculum, which helped limit inversion and corrected subtalar instability (Fig.
The lateral process of the talus is aided by the lateral talocalcaneal ligament that extends between it and the calcaneus.
The lateral talocalcaneal ligament originates on the lateral wall of the calcaneus just anterior to the origin of the CFL and inserts onto the body of the talus just inferior to the ATFL.