Capsule of temporomandibular joint
|Capsule of temporomandibular joint|
|Articulation of the mandible. Medial aspect. (Capsular lig. labeled at center.)|
|Latin||capsula articularis articulationis temporomandibularis|
|Gray's||subject #75 297|
The articular capsule (capsular ligament) is a thin, loose envelope, attached above to the circumference of the mandibular fossa and the articular tubercle immediately in front; below, to the neck of the condyle of the mandible.
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