Interspinous ligament

Dr Tim Luijkx and Dr Aaron Wong et al.

The interspinous ligaments join the spinous processes along their adjacent borders. They are composed of relatively weak fibrous tissue that fuses with the stronger, supraspinous ligaments.

Anatomy: Spine
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rID: 36591
System: Spine
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Interspinous ligaments

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