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Joints are mainly classified structurally and functionally. ... Structural classification names and divides joints according to how the bones ...
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Cartilaginous joints are connected entirely by cartilage . Cartilaginous joints allow more movement between bones than a fibrous joint but less than the highly mobile synovial joint. An example would be the joint between the manubrium and the sternum. Cartilaginous...
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List of 65 disease causes of Hyperextensible joints, patient stories, diagnostic guides. Diagnostic checklist, medical tests, doctor questions, and related signs or ...
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Typically transverse contraction joints are cut at a right angle to the pavement ... Construction joints join concrete that is paved at different times. ...
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Structural classification of joints - based on the material binding the bones together ... These joints are freely movable and are functionally diarthroses. ...
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What is rheumatoid arthritis?Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a relatively common disease of the joints. In rheumatoid arthritis, the membranes or tissues (synovial ...
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Gout is a form of arthritis marked by sudden attacks of painful,inflamed joints. ... gout can cause severe damage to joints, tendons, and other tissues. ...
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This is the function of the joints. ... In addition to true joints (diarthroses), in which two bones always work within ... Joints are "oiled" continuously to ...
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Hinge joints, such as the elbow (between the humerus and the ulna). These joints act like a door hinge, allowing flexion and extension in just one plane. ...
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Joints may be immovable, like those of the skull, or movable, like the knee. Immovable joints, or synarthroses, are usually adaptations to growth rather than ...
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Read about ankylosing spondylitis (a form of chronic inflammation of the spine and the sacroiliac joints), which causes spinal pain and stiffness. As ankylosing ...
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