Medical Dictionary

collateral ligament

noun

Medical Definition of collateral ligament

  1. :  any of various ligaments on one or the other side of a hinge joint (as the knee, elbow, or the joints between the phalanges of the toes and fingers): asa:  lateral collateral ligamentb:  medial collateral ligamentc:  radial collateral ligamentd:  ulnar collateral ligament


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