[X]
01
Click on the structure to specify the target of your label
01
  • labels

Radial collateral ligament in the ...


Parts

None

Group

Upper limb joints - Elbow

Description

This ligament attaches on the lateral epicondyle of the humerus near its bottom margin and radiates as a fan-shaped ligament across the lateral surface of the elbow joint. It forms a broad attachment on the lateral aspect of the annular ligament.

Function

Stabilizes the lateral side of the elbow joint. It prevents medial flexion and lateral translation of the elbow joint. Stabilizes the elbow during flexion.

Comments

Related Images

View All