Intracapsular ligaments - Ligg. intracapsularia


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Intra-capsular ligaments provide stability but permit a far larger range of motion than extracapsular ligaments.

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Anatomical hierarchy

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