Unformatted text preview: Condyloid Joint- oval shaped articulating surface of one bone fits into a depression of another bone. • Movement is side-to-side and back-and-forth. Ex.: • flex/extension and adduct/abduct of the wrist • Can combine above movements to form circumduction. Articulations (Joints) of Bone Diarthrosis Types of Diarthrosis Saddle Joint • the articular surface of one bone is saddle-shaped and the articular surface of the other is shaped like the legs of a rider sitting in a saddle. • Movement is side-to-side and back-and-forth and circumduction Articulations (Joints) of Bone Diarthrosis Types of Diarthrosis Ball and Socket- a ball-like surface of one bone fitted into a cuplike depression of another bone. • Permits movement in there planes • flexion-extension • abduction- adduction • rotation-circumduction...
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- Fall '10
- Anatomy, joints, hinge joint, diarthrosis