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Vickers ligament

Dr Tim Luijkx et al.

Vickers ligament is a ligamentous structure connecting the lunate bone and TFCC to the distal radius and is seen in the vast majority of patients with Madelung deformity 1.

Release of this thickened ligament may help in improving symptoms associated with Madelung deformity 2.

Anatomy: Upper limb

Anatomy: Upper limb

Article information

rID: 37368
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Vicker's ligament
  • Vickers ligaments

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