These ligaments are on either side and passes obliquely downwards and medially from the back of lateral mass of the atlas to the back of body of axis vertebra. In its course it runs in direct contact with posterior aspect of the joint capsule.« Back to Glossary Index
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Arun Pal Singh is an orthopedic and trauma surgeon, founder and chief editor of this website. He works in Kanwar Hospital, Hajipur, Hoshiarpur, Punjab.
This website is an effort to educate and support people and medical personnel on orthopedic issues and musculoskeletal health.