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Ligaments of the Knee: Posterior (Back) View

Picture of ligaments of the knee: Posterior (back) view of the right knee

This back view of the knee shows the four ligaments of the knee. The knee ligaments connect the upper leg bone (femur) with the large lower leg bone (tibia) and stabilize knee movement.

By Healthwise Staff
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Freddie H. Fu, MD - Orthopedic Surgery
Last Revised April 5, 2012

Last Revised: April 5, 2012

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Freddie H. Fu, MD - Orthopedic Surgery

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