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-1Cartilagenous Joints Ÿ Syncondroses: hyaline cartilage between bones, between ribs & sternum, growth plates, between Diaphysis & epiphysis. Ÿ Ÿ Symphyses: fibrocartilage between bones, syphilis pubis, intervertebral joints. Ÿ Ÿ Synovial Joints: all have hyaline (articular) cartilage on ends of bones. All have joint capsules: fibrous capsule around the outside (tough connective tissue). It has a synovial membrane on the outside. Ÿ All have a synovial cavity filled with vicous lubricating fluid. Ÿ Reinforcing ligaments: capsular (part of capsule), extra capsular, intravascular (ACL) Ÿ Ÿ Proprioception - body awareness Ÿ Fibrocartilage- carticular dish (extra piece - like meniscus in knee) Ÿ Ÿ Tendon sheath - holds tendon against bone - lined with synovial membrane, so tendon can slide
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course APK 2100 taught by Professor Dr.tillman during the Spring '07 term at University of Florida.

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