posterior cruciate ligament

(redirected from ligamentum cruciatum posterius)

pos·te·ri·or cru·ci·ate lig·a·ment

[TA]
the strong fibrous cord that extends from the posterior intercondylar area of the tibia to the anterior part of the lateral surface of the medial condyle of the femur.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

pos·te·ri·or cru·ci·ate lig·a·ment

(pos-tēr'ē-ŏr krū'shē-ăt lig'ă-mĕnt) [TA]
The strong, fibrous cord that extends from the posterior intercondylar area of the tibia to the anterior part of the lateral surface of the medial condyle of the femur.
Synonym(s): ligamentum cruciatum posterius [TA] .
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
Full browser ?