Ligaments of the Knee: Posterior (Back) View

Picture of ligaments of the knee: Posterior (back) view of the right knee

This back view of the knee shows the four ligaments of the knee. The knee ligaments connect the upper leg bone (femur) with the large lower leg bone (tibia) and stabilize knee movement.

ByHealthwise Staff

Primary Medical Reviewer William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine

Specialist Medical Reviewer Freddie H. Fu, MD - Orthopedic Surgery

Current as ofMay 22, 2015

Current as of: May 22, 2015

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Freddie H. Fu, MD - Orthopedic Surgery