Medial collateral ligament

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Medial collateral ligament
Knee diagram.svg
Diagram of the right knee. (Medial collateral ligament labeled at center right.)
Details
Frommedial epicondyle of the femur
Tomedial condyle of tibia
Identifiers
LatinLigamentum collaterale tibiale
MeSHD017888
TAA03.6.08.012
FMA44600
Anatomical terminology

The medial collateral ligament (often known as the tibial collateral ligament, or abbreviated to MCL) is one of the four major ligaments of the knee.

Other websites[change | change source]

  • The KNEEguru – an educational site with much knee content with sections on medial collateral ligament injuries