ligament

(redirected from deltoid ligament)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to deltoid ligament: Anterior talofibular ligament
See: chain, nexus
References in periodicals archive ?
Supination-everson (external rotation) (SER) 1 Disruption of the anterior tibiofibular ligament 2 Spiral oblique fracture of the distal fibula 3 Disruption of the posterior tibiofibular ligament or fracture of the posterior malleolus 4 Fracture of the medial malleolus or rupture of the deltoid ligament III.
They dissected this anterolateral ligamentous band in 26 of 33 (79%) cadaver specimens and demonstrated its difference from the anteromedial tibiotalar portion of the deltoid ligament, despite its similar tibiotalar name.
In the new surgery for stage IV deformity developed at HSS, surgeons not only reconstruct the flat foot deformity, but they also reconstruct the deltoid ligament using a tendon that runs along the outside of the calf called the peroneus longus.
Medial deltoid ligament injuries are usually only repaired if they prevent reduction of the joint, although this is rare.
Eversion ankle sprains generally involve the deltoid ligament and also can cause fractures to the fibula or foot.
The superficial part of the deltoid ligament and the spring ligament were divided.
22) The strongest of these structures is the deep portion of the deltoid ligament, the anterior and posterior talotibial complex, located at the medial ankle.
When discussing the anatomy and function of the medial malleolus, it is important to understand its close interrelationship to the deltoid ligament which originates from its anterior and inferior aspects.
Then, in performance, I injured the deltoid ligament on the inside.
The eversion stress test created pain in the anterolateral ankle, but not in the deltoid ligament.
2 to remove scar tissue and a loose body near the deltoid ligament, said he expects to get a fair shake in the shortstop battle.