The meniscofibular ligament attaches the back of the lateral meniscus to the fibular bone.


Anatomy of the meniscofibular ligament

The meniscofibular ligament is a short capsular ligament of the lateral meniscus reaching between the back of the lateral meniscus and the upper end of the fibula. It helps to stabilise the lateral meniscus.


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Meniscofibular ligament: morphology and functional significance of a relatively unknown anatomical structure. Natsis K, Paraskevas G, Anastasopoulos N, Papamitsou T and Sioga A. Anat Res Int. 2012;2012:214784. doi: 10.1155/2012/214784. Epub 2012 Jun 28.

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