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

Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine

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

Current as ofMay 23, 2016

Current as of: May 23, 2016

Author: Healthwise Staff

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