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New Knee Ligament Discovered – Anterolateral Ligament

Posted on by Ross Harris

In 1879 a French surgeon first  described the existence of a fibrous band on the anterolateral aspect of the knee. Over the years, since then, similar structures have variously been described in the human knee, however, there was no clear anatomical description and its function was unknown. In October 2013 two Belgian knee surgeons published a […]