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Posterior Sternoclavicular Ligament (Right)
Connective Tissue

Posterior Sternoclavicular Ligament (Right)

Ligamentum sternoclaviculare posterius

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The posterior sternoclavicular ligament is a weak fibrous band that attaches the posterior aspects of the sternal end of the clavicle to the posterior aspect of the manubrium.

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The posterior sternoclavicular ligament acts to stabilize the sternoclavicular joint.

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Joint Ligament

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Entheseal structures are widely located throughout the body and are represented by the interface between bone and several tissues including tendon, joint capsules and ligaments.

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