Posterior tibiofibular ligament

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Ligament: Posterior tibiofibular ligament
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The ligaments of the foot from the lateral aspect. (Post. lat. malleol. lig. labeled at center left.)
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Lateral view of the human ankle
Latin ligamentum tibiofibulare posterius, ligamentum malleoli lateralis posterius
Gray's p.348
Dorlands/Elsevier l_09/12493388

The posterior ligament of the lateral malleolus (posterior tibiofibular ligament, posterior inferior ligament). It is smaller than the anterior ligament of the lateral malleolus and is disposed in a similar manner on the posterior surface of the syndesmosis.

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This article incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy.