Caudal ligament of head of fibula - Ligamentum capitis fibulae caudale

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General terms > Arthrology > Joints of pelvic limb > Proximal tibiofibular joint > Caudal ligament of head of fibula



The fibrous layer of the proximal tibiofibular joint is not well developed, although a recognizable ligament of short fibers goes form the head of the fibula proximocranially deep to the lateral collateral ligament to the adjacent lateral condyle of the tibia as the cranial ligament of the head of the fibula.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS
Miller's Anatomy of the Dog, 4th Edition - Evans & de Lahunta- Elsevier


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