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Coracoclavicular ligament

Other Terms: Accessory ligament of acromioclavicular joint, Ligamentum coracoclaviculare, Ligament coracoclaviculaire

Parts

Trapezoid ligament

Parts

Conoid ligament

Group

Upper limb joints - Pectoral girdle

Group

Upper limb joints - Pectoral girdle

Description

This square-shaped ligamentous sheet courses in the horizontal plane as it connects the upper aspect of the coracoid process to the trapezoid line on the inferior surface of the clavicle. It sits anterior and lateral to its counterpart the conoid part of the ligament.

Description

Short, thick vertical band that has a triangular-shape. It ascends from the superior aspect of the base of the coracoid process to attach to the conoid tubercle of the clavicle. It is positioned posterior and medial to its counterpart, the trapezoid ligament.

Function

Stabilize the acromioclavicular joint.

Function

Stabilize the acromioclavicular joint.

Latin

Ligamentum coracoclaviculare

French

Ligament coracoclaviculaire

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