ANNULAR LIGAMENT

 

 

PROXIMAL ATTACHMENT: Anterior margin of radial notch

 

DISTAL ATTACHMENT: Posterior margin of radial notch of ulna extending from trochlear notch to supinator crest. With these attachments, the ligament therefore encircles the head of the radius.

 

FUNCTION: Prevents the outward dislocation of the head of radius in movement of the elbow joint.

 

JOINT: Elbow joint.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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