Unformatted text preview: They are highly movable joints. • Synovial joints can be classified as plane, saddle, hinge, pivot, ball-and-socket, or ellipsoid. Types of Movement • The major types of movement include flexion/extension, abduction/adduction, pronation/supination, eversion/inversion, rotation, protraction/retraction, elevation/depression, excursion, opposition/reposition, and circumduction.>>...
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- Fall '10
- Anthropology, joints, joint capsule