Capsular ligaments - Ligg. capsularia

Images

There is no image containing this anatomical part yet.

Description

Capsular ligaments are part of the articular capsule that surrounds synovial joints. They act as mechanical reinforcements.


This definition incorporates text from the wikipedia website - Wikipedia: The free encyclopedia. (2004, July 22). FL: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. Retrieved August 10, 2004, from http://www.wikipedia.org

Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Joints; Articular system > Bony joints > Synovial joint; Diarthrosis > Ligaments > Capsular ligaments

Translations