Ligamento colateral lateral desgarrado
El LCL desgarrado consiste en una lesión al ligamento colateral lateral, ligamento que se extiende desde la superficie superior externa del peroné hacia la superficie inferior externa del fémur. El ligamento evita la inestabilidad lateral de la articulación de la rodilla.
Last reviewed 6/13/2010 by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington, School of Medicine; and C. Benjamin Ma, MD, Assistant Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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