(b) Iris angle with particular reference to the ligamentum pectinatum.
The ciliary muscle and the ligamentum pectinatum are both derived from the mesoblast between the cornea and the iris.
He also looks upon the ligamentum teres as the divorced tendon of the pectineus muscle.
The ligamentum nuchae is a strong elastic band in the Ungulata which supports the weight of the head.
Intra-articular ligaments, such as the ligamentum teres in the hip, are usually worn away and disappear.
The capsule is formed in front by the ligamentum patellae, and on each side special bands form the lateral ligaments.
In many Mammals, and among them the Orang, there is no ligamentum teres.
In figures 80 and 81 the red does not represent bone as in the other figures, but simply the ligamentum longitudinale superius.
Immediately below this rod is placed the ligamentum longitudinale superius.
The bursa between the ligamentum patellæ and the tibia is rarely the seat of disease.
ligamentum lig·a·men·tum (lĭg'ə-měn'təm)
n. pl. lig·a·men·ta (-tə)
The cordlike remains of a structure that has lost its original lumen,