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Anterior Cruciate Ligament

"Anterior Cruciate Ligament" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A strong ligament of the knee that originates from the posteromedial portion of the lateral condyle of the femur, passes anteriorly and inferiorly between the condyles, and attaches to the depression in front of the intercondylar eminence of the tibia.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Anterior Cruciate Ligament" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Anterior Cruciate Ligament" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 274 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 25 publications in 2011
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