Medical Definition of Caldani's ligament

1. The strong ligament that unites the clavicle to the coracoid process; it is subdivided into the conoid ligamentum and the trapezoid ligamentum. The free upper limb is passively suspended from the clavicular "strut" by the coracoclavicular ligament; the ligament also plays an important role in preventing dislocation of the acromioclavicular joint. Synonym: ligamentum coracoclaviculare, Caldani's ligament. (05 Mar 2000)



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Calamintha sylvatica
Calamity Jane
Calamus australis
Calamus penna
Calamus rotang
Calan
Calandrinia
Calandrinia ciliata
Calapooya
Calapuya
Calayan rail
Calayan rails
Calculus Surface Index
Calcutta
Calcuttan
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Calder
Calderon
Calderon de la Barca
Caldwell
Caldwell-Luc operation
Caldwell projection
Caldwell view
Caleb
Caledonia
Caledonian
Caledonian Canal
Caledonians
Calendula officinalis

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