lateral ligament

noun

Medical Definition of lateral ligament

: any of various ligaments (as the lateral collateral ligament of the knee) that are in a lateral position or that prevent lateral dislocation of a joint

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“Lateral ligament.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lateral%20ligament. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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