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CH 12 voc. review

Joints, Cartilage, and Ligaments

cartilage that covers the bone end in a synovial joint articular cartilage
area where two bones come together. it is also known as an "articulation". there are 3 types of ________: suture, symphysis and synovial joint
fibrous band that hold two bone ends together in a synovial joint ligament
crescent-shaped cartilage pad found in some synovial joints such as the knee meniscus
immovable joint between the two cranial bones, this joint contains no cartilage suture joint
slightly movable joint between two pubic bones (the pubic ______) or between the vertebrae. this joint contains a fibrocartilage pad or disk symphysis joint
a fully moveable joint. there are two types: hinge joint (the elbow and knee) and ball-and-socket joint (shoulder or hip). ligaments hold the bone ends together. the entire joint is enclosed in a joint capsule. synovial joint
the inner surface of the joint capsule is lined by a ________ membrane that produces ________fluid to lubricate the joint synovial
Created by: ricrom81



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