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https://www.physio-pedia.com/Medial_Collateral_Ligament_of_the_Knee

The superficial and deep ligaments each have a unique function, making the MCL the primary responder to valgus stress and a secondary restraint to rotational ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/medicine-and-dentistry/medial-collateral-ligament

The primary function of the MCL is to resist valgus-producing forces (Fig. 10.12B). Some fibers of the MCL attach to the medial meniscus of the knee; therefore, ...

https://www.cedars-sinai.org/health-library/diseases-and-conditions/m/medial-collateral-ligament-tears.html

The MCL's main function is to prevent the leg from extending too far inward, but it also helps keep the knee stable and allows it to rotate. What causes tears in the ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medial_collateral_ligament

The medial collateral ligament (MCL), or tibial collateral ligament (TCL), is one of the four major ligaments of the knee. It is on the medial (inner) side of the knee joint in humans and other primates. Its primary function is to resist outward turning forces on the knee.

https://www.ucsfhealth.org/conditions/mcl-tear

The MCL's primary function is to prevent the leg from over-extending inward, but it ... UCSF is committed to helping patients with medial collateral ligament (MCL)  ...

http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/medial_collateral_ligament

Jan 22, 2015 ... function: provides primary restraint to valgus stress at knee; ... posterior portion of the MCL, posterior oblique ligament, ACL, medial portion of ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK507780/

The superficial and deep ligaments each have a unique function, making the MCL the primary responder to valgus stress ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/medial-collateral-ligament-mcl-injury-of-the-knee

May 4, 2017 ... The medial collateral ligament (MCL) is located on the inner aspect, or part, of your knee, outside the joint. Injury to the MCL is often called an ...

https://orthoinfo.aaos.org/en/diseases--conditions/collateral-ligament-injuries/

The collateral ligaments -- medial (MCL) and lateral (LCL) -- are found on the sides of your knee. Injuries to the collateral ligaments are usually caused by a force ...

https://www.uofmhealth.org/health-library/abn2411

An MCL injury is a sprain or tear to the medial collateral ligament. The MCL is a band of tissue on the inside of your knee. It connects your thighbone to the bone  ...