COSTOCLAVICULAR LIGAMENT

 

 

PROXIMAL ATTACHMENT: Upper surface of first rib and adjacent part of costal cartilage.

 

DISTAL ATTACHMENT: Under surface of clavicle at its medial end.

 

FUNCTION: Disallows upward dislocation of the clavicle

 

JOINT: Sternoclavicular joint.

 

 

 

 

 

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