The Full Wiki

More info on Interosseous sacroiliac ligament

Interosseous sacroiliac ligament: Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Ligament: Interosseous sacroiliac ligament
Latin ligamentum sacroiliacum interosseum
Gray's subject #80 308
From
To
Dorlands/Elsevier l_09/12493023

The Interosseous Sacroiliac Ligament lies deep to the posterior ligament, and consists of a series of short, strong fibers connecting the tuberosities of the sacrum and ilium. The major function of the interosseous sacroiliac ligament is to keep the sacrum and ilium together and therefore prevent abduction or distraction of the sacroiliac joint. This is performed by the nearly horizontal direction of the fibers running perpendicular from the sacrum to the ilium.

External links

This article was originally based on an entry from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy. As such, some of the information contained within it may be outdated.








Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message