ligament

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Related to Alar ligament: Cruciate ligament, Tectorial membrane, apical ligament, Transverse ligament
See: chain, nexus
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All 20 patients who had a ruptured alar ligament had intraligamentous signal changes in the transverse ligament.
Most of the damage among patients in the whiplash group with grade 2 or 3 lesions was localized to the alar ligaments.
The alar ligaments are also deep to the tectorial membrane.