sacroiliac ligaments


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sacroiliac ligaments

Two ligaments (anterior and posterior) that connect sacrum and ilium.
See also: ligament
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An impairment of this complex might lead to posterior arch affection by the reduced resistance of the anterior sacroiliac ligaments withstanding the increasing forces contributing to the rupture of these ligaments.
The sacrotuberous, sacrospinous and posterior sacroiliac ligaments remain intact.
Additional posterior support is provided by the anterior and posterior sacroiliac ligaments, along with the iliolumbar ligaments, which connect the transverse processes of the L5 vertebral body to the iliac crest.