Morphological Study of the Transverse Ligament of Knee Joint in Embalmed Cadavers

SUMMARY Background. The aim was to study the morphological pattern and dimensions of the¬†transverse genicular ligament (TL) in adult embalmed knee joints. Methods. The present study utilized 50 adult embalmed human cadaveric knee joints. Results. The TL was observed in 90% of the specimens of this study. It was extending¬†from the medial meniscus (MM) anterior … Continued

Incidence of Accessory Brachialis Muscle, Variations in its Insertion and Relation with Surrounding Neurovascular Structures

SUMMARY Background. Accessory brachialis (AcBr) muscle can compromise the surrounding neurovascular structures due its variable insertion. In this context, the objective of the present study was to determine the incidence of AcBr muscle, variation of its insertion and relation with surrounding neurovascular structures. Methods. The study was performed in 84 formalin fixed human cadaveric upper … Continued